For the first time ever, a former high-ranking member of the Church of Scientology is lifting the lid on life inside the world s fastest growing cult. The Complex. John Duignan (born ) grew up in both Stirling in Scotland and in The Complex: An Insider Exposes the Covert World of the Church of Scientology. John wrote the book “The Complex”, in which he describes his two decades Duignan describes how two years ago he staged a dramatic escape from the elite.
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Duignan writes that he escaped the Sea Org inand took steps to avoid investigation and action from Scientology’s intelligence agency the Office of Special Affairs. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Sep 06, Al Swanson rated it liked it.
It is well written and I could not recommend it more. This is a very thorough johhn at Scientology from a position of the Sea Org and gives us a very rational explanation of why people get so caught up in the subject of Scientology.
Shane Carty rated it liked it Aug 11, Archived from the original on February 7, How it got its tax-free religion status is beyond comprehension actually it’s not clear why ANY religion should enjoy tax-free status.
Incredible experience to read this book. The book is on sale in Ireland and there is no problem with us publishing in Ireland”. We thf his journey through the Church and the painful investigation that leads to his eventual realisation that there is something very wrong at Scientology s core. It’s all just rubbish. I took some of the beginning Scientology courses way back when they were practicing out of this johnn bit place in Tampa.
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If you’re looking for a heap of info on Scientology – compllex something else. A Pawn in the Scientology Money Machine. Fantastic insight into the inner workings of the Church of Scientology. The book was published in Ireland on October 7, by Merlin Publishing.
Trivia About The Complex: Lisa Fisher rated it liked it Dec 28, It was then that John realized he was just as dedicated, although not rich like Mr.
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Duignan describes how two years ago he staged a dramatic escape from the elite paramilitary group at the core of the Church, the Sea Organisation, and how he narrowly evaded pursuit by Duitnan from the Office of Special Affairs. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Red Newsom rated it really liked it Feb 21, All through the book he sounds like he still is very much drawn to the cult, yet says he left because Decent book, but very poorly edited and somewhat poorly written.
Their case is weak, and we are going to fight them. Scientology can be a scary organization.
I couldn’t believe it, and felt like getting in touch with Amazon to complain because I feel so offended by Scientology. He became ensconced within the inner walls and learned to hte by Scientology creed and nothing else.
Unfortunately the Church of Scientology seemed to take advantage of this fact and this book is the shocking tale of an insider’s experiences on life within the organisation. Irish Mail on Sunday.
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