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- Burning Question: Is The Master a stealth attack on Scientology?
- Opinion Brief: Will Scientology survive Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' divorce?
- Instant Guide: Scientology's role in the Tom Cruise-Katie Holmes divorce: A guide
- Analysis: Scientology's 'super-creepy' South Park investigation
- The List: Scientology's 'real-world Hogwarts' boarding school: 7 talking points
- Twitter Take: The latest tweets on Scientology
- Best Video: The 'hilarious kitschy' Scientology recruitment video
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- Opinion Brief: Catholic priests and child abuse: Time to prosecute the Pope?
- Fact Sheet: Talking points: The pope's controversial U.K. visit
- Cartoon View: The Catholic Church's shameful scandals
- In-depth briefing: Catholics in crisis
- Instant Guide: Suing the pope: A guide
- World Reactions: The Pope's penance: The world reacts
- The List: 5 most damning films about Catholic child abuse
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As the press delves into the religion's bizarre practices after the TomKat split, Scientology's most visible spokesman becomes its greatest liability
Holmes' fear that daughter Suri would be forced to join a demanding sect of the secretive church was reportedly the driving force behind the divorce petition
A new leaked memo reveals the shocking retaliatory measures the church allegedly employed after an unflattering 2005 episode of the raunchy cartoon
A guide to the key revelations in The Daily's exposé of Delphian School, a "secretive and secluded" campus based on the teachings of L. Ron Hubbard
Victims' advocates charge that the Vatican is guilty of crimes against humanity. Is there any chance the International Criminal Court will get involved?
A slick '90s clip showing beaming Scientologists singing their hearts out appears online, and mockery follows
On Sunday, the late pope is slated to begin his path to sainthood, but not everyone is sure he's deserving of the honor, given his handling of sexual abuse within the Church
Mark Warren at Esquire argues that Catholicism is far more secretive, corrupt, and powerful than L. Ron Hubbard's religion. Where's the outrage?
The magazine launches a major investigation into the powerful Church of Scientology — and unearths startling new information about its alleged abuses
The Master features riveting subject matter, a top director, and supremely talented actors — Jeremy Renner and Philip Seymour Hoffman. Why has production ground to a halt?
Journalists are fuming, protesters are plotting, and Susan Boyle has nearly collapsed. Here's the lowdown on Pope Benedict XVI's official trip
Police in Belgium raided church offices, detained bishops, and even opened a cardinal's tomb looking for evidence of sex abuse. Was Pope Benedict XVI right to protest?
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