Monthly Archives: July 2015

#12: Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief by Lawrence Wright (Rebroadcast)

(Recorded May 25, 2014) This week, a book club discussion on Going Clear by Lawrence Wright: (1) the tenants of Scientology; (2) the biography of L. Ron Hubbard; (3) David Miscavige takes the helm; (4) Scientology vs. the IRS; (5) battling suppressive persons, a modus operandi; (6) religion, cult, or business?; and (7) can the church survive?

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#68: This week in the presidential race; SCOTUS on executions, EPA, fair housing & redistricting.

(Recorded July 05, 2015) This week: (0) a few words about Greece; (1) the week in presidential politics; and (2) recent Supreme Court decisions on the death penalty, the EPA, Fair Housing, and Arizona’s redistricting commission.

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