Topic archives: cults

Wikipedia page of rapist-led cult whitewashed from inside the ATO

May 2, 2016 6

An ATO employee has been using a work computer to whitewash the Wikipedia page of a South Korean cult, whose leader is in prison for multiple counts of rape. Freelance journalist John Power reports.

Inside Scientology: abortions, beatings and Navy dress-ups

March 8, 2010

The NYT finally treads where most papers dare not with this excellent front-page feature, detailing the abuses and general insanity from inside Scientology.

Meanwhile, tonight's Four Corners promises fresh evidence of "mistreatment and exploitation". Get a sneak peak here.

Xenophon: Scientology is a criminal

November 18, 2009 9

Independent Senator Nick Xenophon hit out against the Church of Scientology in a speech to Parliament yesterday, accusing the organisation of widespread abuse and criminal conduct. Read his full speech here.

Rev. Sun Myung Moon and the crisis at the Washington Times

November 12, 2009

Everything is breaking down at US paper the Washington Times: top execs have been fired, one has disappeared, armed guards are patrolling the offices -- and it's all thanks to cultists the Moonies.