Rolling Stone just published a very interesting article entitled Inside Scientology. It’s long, balanced, and in parts, disturbing in the level of mind control they exert, especially on children. Well worth the read.
It is an insular society — one that exists, to a large degree, as something of a parallel universe to the secular world, with its own nomenclature and ethical code, and, most daunting to those who break its rules, its own rigorously enforced justice system.
HT: Get Religion