Church of Scientology paper submitted to OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting

OSCE is the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe. The Organization comprises 56 participating States that span the globe, encompassing three continents - North America, Europe and Asia - and more than a billion people. It offers a forum for political negotiations and decision-making in the fields of early warning, conflict prevention, crisis management and post-conflict rehabilitation, and puts the political will of its participating States into practice through its unique … [Read more...]

An interesting article by By Michelle Kuehlhorn – Staff Writer for the North Eastern Illinois University IndependentIn 1952, Hubbard used the Dianetics framework and published a new set of teachings as Scientology, a religious philosophy. In 1953, Hubbard incorporated the Church of American Science, Church of Scientology, and Church of Spiritual Engineering in Camden, New Jersey. On February 18, 1954, Hubbard gave his blessing to his followers to set up the first local Church of Scientology i … [Read more...]

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World Teachers’ Day

Today is World Teachers Day, designated as such by UNESCO.Being a teacher in today's world bears challenges never faced before, school violence topping the list.This video, a public service announcement for The Way to Happiness, a nonreligious common sense moral code written by L. Ron Hubbard,  is dedicated to the teachers of goodwill who dedicate their lives and care to providing something better for the next generation. … [Read more...]

What Scientologists Say about Scientology

One of my favorite videos on the Scientology Video Channel … [Read more...]

Raising Happy Children

Following on from the last post, there is a free online course on raising children.  This is available through the Scientology website.The following film gives a graphic description of the problem--and the answers.  And the course, which anyone may enroll on and do at his or her own rate of speed, provides valuable know-how.As the website states:  How to raise a happy, healthy child is not something most parents are taught. In fact, many just stumble through the entire process, albeit wi … [Read more...]

How Do I Get My Child to Listen to Me?

This posting by Cheri Hall appears on the Scientology Parent blog.  Ms. Hall  has been an educator for over 38 years.A very common complaint that comes up from parents is that their child just doesn’t listen. “How do I get my child to listen to me?”Take parents of small children. You have told your child many times to pick up his toys, or to wipe his hands on a napkin not his shirt, or to please not grab the toy from his younger sister’s hands. You’ve said this many times. So, why is it s … [Read more...]

Scientology buys Villa Lanza Arcella

as covered in il Matino di PadovaThis noble residence, the subject of a major reconstruction totaling more than 3 million Euros, is scheduled to open mid-October.  The work was funded by donations of Scientologists.Before and after photos Nearly done with the full reconstruction and renocation, here is the way Villa Lanza appears todayHow the villa appeared before the project started. … [Read more...]

Human Rights Round Table at the Church of Scientology Moscow

A round table titled  "How education in human rights can create a foundation for peace and harmony in the society" was held at the Church of Scientology of Moscow as part of a month-long human rights “marathon” sponsored and by Scientology Churches and Missions throughout the Commonwealth of Independent States.The event was organized by the Youth for Human Rights International to promote human rights awareness.In her opening speech, Natalia Alexeeva, director of public relations for the C … [Read more...]