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Scientologists try to board Pirate Party

The Local · 17 Nov 2011, 15:52

Published: 17 Nov 2011 15:52 GMT+01:00

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Pirate Party leaders have confirmed that a number of applicants from North Rhine-Westphalia had been refused membership because of their known affiliation with Scientology.

Scientology, which calls itself a religion is not recognised as such in Germany, but is considered anti-constitutional and potentially subversive by authorities. The group's members are monitored closely by domestic intelligence officials.

The Pirates are “aware of the alleged involvement of members of the Scientology organization,” said party deputy chairman Bernd Schlömer. There are no known cases outside of North Rhine-Westphalia.

A spokeswoman for the Church of Scientology in Düsseldorf said Scientologists made their own decisions on which parties to join and if they had become involved with the Pirates, “it was in no way initiated by us.”

Schlömer said that the Pirates’ regional blocks made party admission decisions, although it could be decided in December whether there should be nationally controlled criteria that could automatically exclude Scientologists.

Such a determination could conceivably apply retroactively, according to the Süddeutsche Zeitung.

A national Pirate spokesman told the Süddeutsche that in general, party members view religion as a "private matter," but some Pirates have been calling online for a ban on Scientologists joining the party.

Pirates in North Rhine Westphalia have been particularly vociferous, charging online that there was “very clear evidence of active Scientologists among new members.”

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Valentin Seipt, a Pirate Party district chairman in Freising, Bavaria resigned in October after being exposed as a former NPD member. Matthias Bahner, who is a Pirate Party district council member in Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania remained in his position after arguing his membership was a mistake he made in his youth.

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19:10 November 17, 2011 by The Ronbot Hunter
The Holy Scriptures written by The GOD L. Ron. Hubbard

The God Ron said ¦quot;Never Defend, Always Attack¦quot;. He ¦quot;thought¦quot; and the ¦quot;Doctrine of Fair Game¦quot; came into being into this Sinful World to control it.

He saw that people got sick and he claimed to all mankind. ¦quot;That all illness in greater or lesser degree and all foul-ups stem directly and only from a PTS condition¦quot;.

He saw that his claim that all other real causes of illnesses and symptoms, had to be suppressed, hidden and disclaimed from his Ronbots¦#39; brains, so he needed a way to keep the fraud secret. So he claimed to his slaves that all the REAL illnesses in the world were only an illusion and a deception created by psychiatrists to dominate the world in mental health and MDs in physical health.

"So long as a physiological phenomenon remains the knowledge of a few and is denied to the many it can be utilized to control the many." LRH (from Journal of Scientology Issue 4-G from Oct. 1952)

But the truth even though suppressed, has been exposed. I am the only living soul who knows exactly how his 72 hour delayed physiological reactions really work, and why it works and how to stop it from working; that he has used to hide his physiological phenomenal secret, of a human function so old that it came before mankind could walk. He then ordered ¦quot;Disconnection¦quot;, ¦quot;Fair Game¦quot;, and also the prohibition and restriction of all Ronbots from reading, listening, studying or viewing certain channels or media, literature, or talking to us, to keep them ignorant.

This God RON observed the physiological reaction of the human body and brain and then invented a religion, after he discovered that study tech and auditing, comes from physiological reactions.

There is more fraud in Dianetics and Scientology that will be exposed.

Always find the true and real source of all illnesses-The GOD RON lies.


23:21 November 17, 2011 by DavidtheNorseman
Sounds like the Piraten are swabbing the decks clean of the alien-lovers....The theme song for the Pirate Party really should be:

http://www.cristgaming.com/pirate.swf :-)
07:08 November 18, 2011 by Mary McConnell
Beware. Scientologists are not respecters of civil rights, especially when it comes to them trying to protect themselves and their cult. Certainly, Scientology is about entrapment, not freedom. One does not have to look far on the internet to find that out.
08:11 November 18, 2011 by Almirante
When you read the obviously mentally disturbed comments by "The Ronbot Hunter" (above), you are looking into a scrambled mind. His use of the religious insult "Ronbot" to describe Scientologists echoes religious insults designed to dehumanize minorities so that actual physical violence against them can follow. He wants you to think of Scientologists not as living human beings with feelings and families, but as robots, or "Ronbots."

He sees himself as the "Hunter." A hunter tracks and kills. As this Web site rightfully details Germany's valid concerns about neo-Nazi activities, their same mindset of hate is now targeting Scientologists.

Finally his statement, "I am the only living soul who knows..." is his attempt to put himself above other humans, having special knowledge, and perhaps above the law.

He is your typical rabid anti-Scientologist.
12:29 November 18, 2011 by The Ronbot Hunter
The Godless Cult of Sin and Greed is all that we Ex-Scientologists claim it is.

1. It kills, beats up, harms, harasses, stalks, and in always possible victimizes any ex-member and anyone else that opposes their evil agenda.

2. In the Sea Org., it forces its slave members to get abortions. It kills innocent babies so the mother can be more productive as a low paid slave.

3. It uses its slaves to repair the new bought buildings which remain nearly empty years later, for pennies an hour. Its non-volunteer contracted workers get the lowest wages (.10 to .40 cents an hour) in the civilized world and work the longest (70-80) hours.

4. It exposes all your own sins and secrets in your endless Security Checks and/or required non-voluntary confessionals to bring you harm and destroy you, when you expose their evil Godless agenda and policy letters.

5. It has its own prison camp (The Rehabilitation Project Force, or RPF-- punishment duty for unsatisfactory workers and children) with Ronbot guards with automatic assault weapons, where you are sent if you fail to be very productive or angry or upset with your slavery. Slaves are not allowed to voluntarily leave or even escape and will be shot if they try. 95% of the slaves that finally are allowed to leave, soon leave the cult. The other 5% are sent to ¦quot;fair game¦quot; the rest.

6. It has broken up hundreds of thousands of families by their Godless policies of Disconnection and Fair Game. Many parents have committed suicide after losing their kids.

7. If you oppose them, the Godless cult sends their slaves to your neighbors, job, relatives and friends to ask questions in such a way, that makes them think you are a rapist, criminal, sociopath, drug addict, child molester, Gay or Lesbian or a deviant, without any proof or verified criminal complaint. They use this Godless tactic to ruin you, cause you to get fired, and cause your friends and relatives to avoid you or even intentionally cause you to commit suicide.

8. As a last resort they will poison your pets or let them loose to get run over, break into your house for any evidence to blackmail you, plant drugs in your car or house or hit you to make you retaliate and film you when you do, and then they will sue you and/or have you arrested.

There are hundreds of other reasons to run from this Godless cult. But I think you get an idea of its evil.

Please help us Independent Scientologists to bring back ethics, humanity, compassion, honesty and integrity back into the group. Help us stop them!!! Note! all the above has been verified as true over the years by Governments and hundreds of thousands of Ex-Scientologists.


12:41 November 18, 2011 by freechoice
all kinds of cult thrives in a society with religious freedom! you will be amazed and shock to the amount of cult in Deutschland and USA.
19:20 November 18, 2011 by Mary McConnell
@Almirante is wrong about The Ronbot Hunter. He is not a typical example of the critics of Scientology but I give him much credit for posting here and elsewhere. He seems to me, from my long experience as a critic on the internet, to be an independent scientologist and victim of organized Scientology, doing all he can to alert people to what he knows is a very dangerous and vindictive organization. He certainly has not posted any falsehoods. I know. The only thing I could disagree with that he's written thatthe Independent Scientologist movement will bring back ethics, integrity, etc, and I just do not believe that possible. L Ron Hubbard wrote all the policies that management and staff operate off of and it is these policies, 'programs' and books that have proven time and time again to be oppressive, subvertive and hostile to a free society.

One cannot trust an member of the offical church who tries to infiltrate the company or their political and community organizations because the sole purpose for then being there is to forward the Scientoogy agenda and gather data for controling. This is how wscientology knows when it's critics are arriving on airplanes, who thery are talking to, who they associate with, where they and their loved ones live and work.... Readers, letting a scientologist into your organization is the same as allowing a spy to join. I am American and I believe in the right to vote and be a part of the political scene. However, one must beware of what a scientologist is doing once you find they are apart of the rants or membership. For us critics, we know that they are just following scientology policy.

Critics see many of these scientology comments, attacking othger commenters. Notice though that the content of the comment they attack contains nothing to indicate that the scientologist has actually read the critical comment because they are not allowed to read critical comments or commentary. Posters like Almirante are hear to distract readers away from the article. Plain and simple.
15:24 November 19, 2011 by Bruno53
Scietology is evil I believe more in the words of The Ronbot Hunter than the lies of Almirante. You are the liar Almirante. Rabid antiscientologist and proud of it! To HELL with scientology!
09:04 November 20, 2011 by puisoh
I'm an avid fan of Linenstrasse and in the last few episodes, they related stories to 'society' whom my husband immy told me it is reflective of scientology. I tried to find out what it is but all comments here have been very enlightening and I believe The Ronbot Hunter is a 'reformed' ex-Scientologists, thanks for shedding light on the org, it helps.

I come from a small country where religion is highly controlled and monitored, good for us. We don't need to have it all.

My conclusion remains the same : God is the masterpiece of men and all religion is self-serving.
16:56 November 21, 2011 by Bruno53
Ahem. Scientology "god" is money. Not an ethereal being on clouds.
13:48 January 5, 2012 by dwight99
Scientology is little more than the exaltation of personal sociopathy. Its psychological programming techniques are designed to eliminate shame and guilt from all actions taken in service to a higher cause, much like the Nazi SS conditioning programs. Sickness like this is present in all societies, nurtured from the top down.
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