Episode 48: Listener Questions Part 6
July 6 Episode 48: Listener Questions Part 6
Leah and Mike answer more listener questions. In this episode they cover how many scientologists are left, why scientology is so “white,” should scientology celebrities be boycotted, the front groups of scientology, Applied Scholastics schools, Degraded Beings, Dilettantes and more.
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The Size of Scientology
Graphic by Jeff Hawkins from 2018. Things have shrunk since then…
Dealing with Critics of Scientology
My blog post with the documents from Hubbard
The history of CCHR Part 1
Chris Owen’s brilliant history of CCHR
The history of CCHR Part 2
The history of CCHR Part 3
My earlier blog post on the subject
Hubbard's statements on race
A collection of Hubbard’s racist statements
What is a Degraded Being?
Definitions from the official scientology dictionaries.
These are what they were willing to have published. In common usage in scientology, the term is far more derogatory. A direct translation might be “bum” but even that is less derogatory than the significance attached to the term “DB” in scientology.
Sea Org ranks and insignia
The front groups of scientology