World Needs “Revolution” in Mental Health Care, U.N. Health Rights Expert Reports

This press release from Citizens Commission on Human Rights, published today, presents a fresh view of the solution to a mental health industry that has failed. The Citizens Commission on Human Rights was co-founded by the Church of Scientology, which supports its activities.Human Rights group says overhaul of psycho-pharmaceutical industry should begin with investigation into the drugging of 6- 12-year-olds.A United Nations Health Rights expert, Dr. Dainius Pūras, has issued a … [Read more...]

The Way to Happiness Association of Tennessee Says “Green It Up”

The Way to Happiness Association of Tennessee invites friends and neighbors to a community cleanup for World Environment Day.The Way to Happiness Association of Tennessee is organizing a neighborhood cleanup June 3rd to mark World Environment Day. Known as “Green It Up,” the activity is part of the group's campaign to maintain the litter-free beauty of Nashville.In 2016, The Way to Happiness chapter organized a roundtable of environmental activists at the Nashville Church of Sci … [Read more...]

Stand Up For Religious Freedom and Human Rights on Human Rights Day

A blog on the Scientology Religion website expresses the views of the Scientology religion on the subject of human rights, and explains why Scientology Churches around the world hold conferences, stage marches and are otherwise intimately involved in Human Rights Day each December 10.Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day in 1948 that the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Article 18 of the Universal … [Read more...]

Social Justice–Ending Human Trafficking and Forced Labor

This year's theme for World Day of Social Justice is ending Human Trafficking and Forced Labor.We're taught in school that slavery was a thing of the past: history.I was shocked to find out that more people are trafficked today than in the height of the slave trade. Yet slavery is considered illegal in all civilized nations today. How can that be? And why?The Church of Scientology sponsors human rights education in the belief that education, knowledge and understanding are key to … [Read more...]

U.N.Day of Cultural Diversity

Differences in culture are often capitalized to breed distrust.  But the underlying common values we each share bring us together.  Sharing my favorite video about crossing the cultural divide to find love among peoples of different cultures, despite political rhetoric. … [Read more...]

The Right to Marriage and Family:

In honor of the International Day of Families, May 15,  a video illustrating Article 16 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights which reads:(1) Men and women of full age, without any limitation due to race, nationality or religion, have the right to marry and to found a family. They are entitled to equal rights as to marriage, during marriage and at its dissolution. (2) Marriage shall be entered into only with the free and full consent of the intending spouses. (3) The family is … [Read more...]

Message of International Day of Families 2012

In his message for the United Nations  International Day of Families, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urged all to "renew our pledge to promote work/family balance for the benefit of families and society at large."That balance can be a difficult challenge, beautifully illustrated by a public service announcement produced by the Church of Scientology on the precept  of The Way to Happiness, "Be Worthy of Trust."  … [Read more...]

In Honor of World Interfaith Harmony Week

In honor of World Interfaith Harmony Week, this video depicts fundamental similarities among the world’s religions.The World Interfaith Harmony Week,  proposed at the UN General Assembly on September 23, 2010 by H.M. King Abdullah II of Jordan, was adopted unanimously by the UN less than a month later. Celebrated the first week of February, it  provides a platform—one week in a year—to promote the effective work of interfaith groups and concerned individuals in support of peace and toleran … [Read more...]