On Monique Yingling, Alex Gibney, Scientology and the IRS deal

In an April 26, 2015 letter to the editor in the Los Angeles Times 1, in response to Alex Gibney’s April 11 op-ed article 2, Scientology attorney Monique E. Yingling accuses him of appearing “trapped in his own prison of bias when he wrongly asserts that the Church of Scientology did not deserve IRS recognition […]

Letter to Alex Gibney on the IRS deal, public policy, and calling out Rathbun and Rinder

March 6, 2015 Alex Gibney Chelsea Pictures 33 Bond Street Unit 1 New York, NY 10012 By e-mail: Re: Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief Dear Mr. Gibney: In the recent televised interviews or discussions about Going Clear, you and Lawrence Wright called out Scientologist celebrities Tom Cruise and John Travolta to get […]

Secret Lives interview (1997)

This interview was in Vancouver, BC in 1997. I had left the US earlier that year when I had discovered online a piece of what the Scientologists filed to get their 1993 IRS tax exemption, which included black PR on me. I’ve written about this a number of times.   Recently Caroline and I have […]

Rossiya 1: Cults and False Prophets: The cult of cash

Сults and False Prophets: The cult of cash 1 Broadcast date: February 25, 2015 (Rossiya 1) Interview date: October 27, 2014 (Moscow) Segment on Scientology English Transcript   Street preacher: Jesus saves, not Buddha! Jesus saves, not Muhammad! Jesus saves! Now is the time to let go and let God! Believe in the Lord Jesus […]

Conference by Gerald Armstrong, former personal archivist of L. Ron Hubbard, founder of the Scientology cult

Gerald Armstrong spoke in the auditorium of the Nikolo-Ugreshky Seminary on September 16, 2013. Also taking part was Alexander Dvorkin, Doctor of Philosophy, Candidate of Theology, Professor at St. Tikhon’s Orthodox University, President of the Center for Religious Studies, Chairman of the Justice Ministry’s Expert Council for State Religious Expertise, Vice-President of the European Federation of […]

Talk at Kolomna Orthodox Theological Seminary (September 9, 2013)

Gerald Armstrong at Kolomna Orthodox Theological Seminary1 On September 9 in the auditorium of the Kolomna Orthodox Theological Seminary, a meeting was held with Gerald Armstrong, who in 1969-1981 was personal secretary and archivist to L. Ron Hubbard, the founder of the totalitarian cult “Church of Scientology.” The meeting began with an introduction by Priestmonk […]

Dublin (2012)

Gerry talks in Dublin (June 30, 2012)  

St. Tikhon’s University, Moscow (2011)

Prof. Alexander Dvorkin Audio: Download .mp3 127MB Source: http://media.pravmir.ru/mp3/armst.mp3 Download audio file: http://www.2shared.com/audio/_Bl7IOBi/Gerry_Armstrong_2011-05-18_Ful.html Duration: 2 hours 11 min. 57 sec. File size: 123.72 MB Translation and Transcript Alexander Dvorkin (AD): I’ll translate from here. Gerry Armstrong (GA): And I say in English, Christ is risen. AD: Indeed he is risen. GA: You all know my […]