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Space Brothers and the Cult of the UFO
Stranger than you think : Scientology
Scientology is one of the most controversial new religious movements to have arisen in the 20th century. The church is often characterized as a cult and it has faced harsh scrutiny for many of its practices which, critics contend, include brainwashing and routinely defrauding its members, and harassing its critics and perceived enemies with psychological abuse, character assassination and costly litigation. In response, Scientologists have argued that theirs is a genuine religious movement that has been misrepresented, maligned and persecuted. The Church of Scientology has consistently used litigation against its critics, and its aggressiveness in pursuing its foes has been condemned as harassment
So where are the UFOs?
Xenu (/ˈziːnuː/ ZEE-noo), was, according to Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard, the dictator of the "Galactic Confederacy" who 75 million years ago brought billions of his people to Earth (then known as "Teegeeack") in a DC-8-like spacecraft, stacked them around volcanoes and killed them using hydrogen bombs. Official Scientology scriptures hold that the essences of these many people remained, and that they form around people in modern times, causing them spiritual harm. These events are known within Scientology as "Incident II",and the traumatic memories associated with them as "The Wall of Fire" or the R6 implant. The narrative of Xenu is part of Scientologist teachings about extraterrestrial civilizations and alien interventions in earthly events, collectively described as "space opera" by Hubbard. Hubbard detailed the story in Operating Thetan level III (OT III) in 1967, warning that the R6 "implant" (past trauma) was "calculated to kill (by pneumonia, etc.) anyone who attempts to solve it"
Remember the clipboard guys that used to stop you in the street and ask you if you were happy? Or they’d try to get you to do a personality test and then sell you a copy of Dianetics?
I swear the only people who read that book are the ones who had to. I did, as part of my Scientology training, and when the critics said Ron Hubbard never edited his work or permitted other to edit it, believe them. A more drawn out, turgid story I have yet to read. At least he wrote it himself, which is not the case with the personality test. It was taken directly from classified CIA material.
After Navy service in World War II, Dr. John Gittinger joined the CIA in 1950 specifically to do brainwashing. He finished the work begun on the Personality Assessment System and provided the CIA with a neat little road map for exploiting an individual’s weaknesses.
Hubbard wanted to know the mental traits of his students/customers too. Like the CIA, he knew a persons weaknesses could be manipulated.
Gittinger and his Personality Test was classified until 1962. It was a covert operation under the guidance of Sidney Gottlieb, ex Nazi now living in the US with a new name and head of MK ULTRA.
I’m seeing a pattern here. So many co incidences that Ron Hubbard and the CIA are working hand in glove. They both want control, and by giving Ron the classified information, he was able to further research in the field much faster in a way the CIA could not have done. In return, the CIA would probably turn a blind eye to his shenanigans.
After a brief involvement in Marxism, Parsons converted to Thelema in 1939, the English occultist Aleister Crowley's new religious movement. He joined the Agape Lodge in 1941, the Californian branch of the Thelemite Ordo Templi Orientis (OTO), alongside his first wife Helen Northrup and, at Crowley's bidding, he took over the position of lodge leader from Wilfred Talbot Smith in 1942. Parsons began running the lodge from his manor home—nicknamed "the Parsonage"—on Orange Grove Boulevard, Pasadena, where he let out rooms to a variety of occultists, scientists, and bohemians. Among them was L. Ron Hubbard, with whom he began the Babalon Working, a series of rituals designed to invoke the Thelemic goddess Babalon to Earth. Parsons continued the procedure with Marjorie Cameron, whom he married in 1946. After Hubbard stole his life savings, Parsons sold the Parsonage, resigned from the OTO and went through various jobs, while acting as a consultant for the Israeli rocket program. He lost his security clearance amid the developing climate of McCarthyism and accusations of espionage and was left unable to work in rocketry. Parsons died in a home laboratory explosion in 1952 at the age of 37; police ruled it an accidental death, but many of his associates—including Cameron—suspected suicide or murder.
And Finally (a bit more to do with UFOs)...
THE London Sun newspaper has apologised to aliens for linking them with the Church of Scientology.
The one-sentence mock apology, which is trending on Twitter as the "best newspaper apology ever", is the Sun's response to a demand by lawyers advising Scientology's UK branch leaders.
The church - which says humans are aliens who landed on earth - took offence when the Sun published an article about flying saucers sighted over its headquarters in the English countryside.
The church demanded the apology for the article, subtitled "Close encounter of the absurd kind", and got more than it bargained for.
EXCLUSIVE: Pictured up close for the first time, Scientology's 'alien space cathedral and spaceship landing pad' built in the New Mexico desert for the 'return of followers after Armageddon on Earth'
Tunnels stretch for hundreds of feet into cliff behind unassuming facade and reportedly hold sacred texts
Mysterious pair of overlapping circles with a diamond inside believed to be navigation markers for space craft
Compound is 20 miles from nearest town and has a landing strip and its own water supply
There were no solid fueled rockets in the Apollo program. He may have worked on solid fueled rockets but it didn't have anything to do with getting to the Moon.
Jack Parsons (born Marvel Whiteside Parsons) was an American rocket engineer and chemist who worked for NASA, was was instrumental in designing the solid rocket fuel that helped the U.S to get to the moon.
...take eastern religion and yoga, westernize the language, and come up with techniques to get-people-there fairly quickly...