Category Archives: Human rights

Lisa McPherson (1959-1995)

The abuse and harm caused by extremist authoritarian sects are why the DialogCentre UK exists, along with many other groups that work to provide help for members, ex-members and their families. Often it is hard to demonstrate the severity and inexorable … Continue reading

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Getting Clear: the 2015 all-star conference on Scientology

Last June 22-26, I attended a conference in Toronto Canada, called “Getting Clear”. Organized by Jon Atack and Dr. Jim Beverley, this was a week-long conference about Scientology. Besides the organizers, the presenters included some two dozen of the best … Continue reading

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Judicial Systems, Human Rights and Religious Freedom

In the English translation of an article published by uutiset on May 3rd, Finland’s Justice Minister Anna-Maija Henriksson “…has expressed concern over claims by a local NGO that Jehovah’s Witnesses in Finland have their own judicial committee meting out justice … Continue reading

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