Scientologists find unlikely home in Harlem

Scientologists interviewed for this story say one of the major misconceptions outsiders have about their faith is that it tries to change your religious beliefs."We're not trying to change anybody's religion or politics," Phyllis says. "We're just trying to help people to be better."How influential the church is in the black community is not easy to gauge. John Carmichael, president of Church of Scientology in the New York region, says there are no exact breakdowns of church membership … [Read more...]


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