A tale of two cities: Scientology courts pols and police in one place, acts sneaky in another - 2018-07-22
Rod Keller compares Scientology's approach in two very different places where it plans to "expand" in the near future...
According to L. Ron Hubbard policy, Scientology's "fourth dynamic" campaigns are intended to "safepoint" an area in order to establish a Scientology organization there. But two examples will illustrate how irrelevant safepointing actually is.
This week it was announced that the Detroit Ideal Org will open later this year. Staff are being recruited, they will go to Los Angeles for training, and David Miscavige will pull the ribbon at the opening ceremony, all this without any significant safepointing. Social media is full of photos of Detroit fundraising activities but not of distribution of literature from the front groups The Way to Happiness or Foundation for a Drug Free World.