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Lawrence Wright

Scientology Did It. How Do You Make Your Religion ‘Real’?

Many ascertain that Scientology is not only undeserving of tax exemption, but is simply not a real religion at all. It begs the question: When does a religion become “real”?

April 1, 2015

Top Reads For News Junkies: ‘Going Clear’

This week sees the premiere of the HBO documentary ‘Going Clear,’ inspired by Lawrence Wright’s 2013 immensely thorough and disquieting book.

March 29, 2015

TV Review: HBO’s ‘Going Clear’ Details Scientology’s Theater Of The Surreal

Scientology won’t be destroyed when ‘Going Clear’, filmmaker Alex Gibney’s documentary, airs on Sunday. And that’s really too bad.

March 27, 2015