Call to Action
The Church of Scientology
The Church of Scientology
Message to the Church of Scientology
A new video "Call to Action" appeared on YouTube from Anonymous on January 28th, 2008, calling for protests outside Church of Scientology centers on February 10th, 2008. The video "Call to Action" uses the same computer synthesized voice as a previous video titled "Message to Scientology".
|Anonymous is taking action against
the Church of Scientology in response to what it sees as suppression of
freedom of speech on the Internet.
The group was first motivated after the Church of Scientology issued a
copyright infringement claim to YouTube regarding a promotional video of
Scientologist Tom Cruise speaking about his beliefs and using
The Church of Scientology also issued a legal complaint to
the website Gawker.com which is also
hosting the video, but Gawker has stated it will not take the video down
because it is newsworthy.
Anonymous set up a movement called "Project Chanology" to coordinate
their efforts, and took down several Church of Scientology websites
through denial-of-service attacks.
Members of Anonymous have also participated in prank calls to Church of
Scientology centers, as well as protests or "raids" outside Scientology
buildings, and have posted some of their exploits to YouTube.
Anonymous is a collective of individuals united by an awareness that someone must do the right thing.
In the "Call to Action" video, Anonymous denies that they are composed
solely of "super hackers", stating "Anonymous is a collective of
individuals united by an awareness that someone must do the right thing,
that someone must bring light to the darkness, that someone must open
the eyes of a public that has slumbered for far too long."
The video goes on to state "We want you to be aware of the very real
dangers of Scientology," citing what they term "gross human rights
Call to Action
It has come to the attention of Anonymous that there are a
number of you out there who do not clearly understand what we are or
why we have undertaken our present course of action. Contrary to the
assumptions of the media, Anonymous is not simply "a group of super
Anonymous is a collective of individuals united by an
awareness that someone must do the right thing, that someone must bring
light to the darkness, that someone must open the eyes of a public that
has slumbered for far too long.
Among our numbers you will find
individuals from all walks of life - lawyers, parents, IT professionals,
members of law enforcement, college students, veterinary technicians
Anonymous is everyone and everywhere. We have no leaders, no
single entity directing us - only the collective outrage of individuals,
guiding our hand in the current efforts to bring awareness. We want you
to be aware of the very real dangers of Scientology. We want you to know
about the gross human rights violations committed by this cult.
you to know about Lisa McPhearson. We want you to know about former
members of Scientology's private navy, SeaOrg, who were forced to have
abortions so that they could continue in service to the church. We want
you to know about Scientology's use of child labor and their gulags. We
want you to know about Operation Freakout and Paulette Cooper.
you to know about Operation Snow White and Scientology's efforts to
infiltrate the government of the United States of America.We want you to
know about all of these things that have been swept under the rug for
far too long.
The information is out there. It is yours for the taking.
Arm yourself with knowledge. Be very wary of the 10th of February.
Anonymous invites you to join us in an act of solidarity. Anonymous
invites you to take up the banner of free speech, of human rights, of
family and freedom. Join us in protest outside of Scientology centers
|Anonymous Protests Scientology
February 10th, 2008 - London
Anonymous protest against the Church of Scientology in London, UK.
IN MEMORY OF LISA McPHERSON (1959-1995)
Part of the global protests against Scientology organized by Anonymous.
Tom Cruise Scientology Video
Tom Cruise informs on the "authorities on the mind".
Scientology front group that tries to recruit through the prisons.
Suppressive Person. Anyone that doesn't like Scientology and/or
criticizes Scientology. Scientology mini dictionary:
*KSW (short for Keeping Scientology Working): A policy written by
Hubbard in the 1960's that requires all Scientologists to follow his
words and his rules exactly.
'Orgs: Orgs is an abbreviation for 'organizations' and describes
all churches of Scientology throughout the world.
*David Miscavige: He is the current leader of Scientology.
He's the equivalent of the Pope to the Catholics.
*Out-ethics: any behavior that violates any of Hubbard's
rules of conduct.
*Put ethics in on someone else: make others conform
to Hubbard's rules of behavior.
*Criminon: Scientology front group that tries to recruit through the prisons.
* SP: Suppressive Person. Anyone that doesn't like Scientology and/or criticizes Scientology.
*PTS/SP: another Hubbard term to define behavior that goes
against Scientology rules.
*LRH technology or 'tech': all the Scientology policies, rules, mandates, procedures.
Scientology: Inside the Cult
1995 - Hidden cameras go inside the London Scientology Org.
"We are Anonymous.
We are Legion.
We do not forgive.
We will be heard."