Other than an episode of South Park and idle gossip about Tom Cruise, I know very little about Scientology. The belief structure, the founding of the Church and the politics that operate it were unknown to me beyond that. I couldn’t understand why anyone would truly have faith in something that seemed so far fetched and was created by a man who was seemingly incapable of self-awareness. Lawrence Wright has written a concise history of L. Ron Hubbard, the Church he created and its path after his passing.
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