Friday, September 22, 2017

Bob Minton Speaks at 1999 Conference

March 8, 2009 by  
Filed under Leo J Ryan Foundation

VIDEOTAPED February 12, 1999

Although Scientology tried hard to disuade CULTinfo from allowing Bob to speak, they were not successful. Bob Minton gave an address on the first evening of the conference which was very warmly received.

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Behind the Scenes 1999 Conference

March 7, 2009 by  
Filed under Leo J Ryan Foundation

VIDEOTAPED February 12-14, 1999

Bob Minton and Stacy Brooks allowed cameras to follow them around the conference. This footage shows them rehearsing for Bob’s speech and interacting with Scientologists who attended the conference.

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Professor Stephen Kent at 2000 Conference

March 6, 2009 by  
Filed under Leo J Ryan Foundation

VIDEOTAPED March 18, 2000

A professor at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Stephen Kent has published extensively on various cults including Scientology.

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Robert J. Lifton at 2000 Conference

March 5, 2009 by  
Filed under Leo J Ryan Foundation

VIDEOTAPED March 17, 2000

One of the leading experts in mind control, Dr. Lifton addressed the issue of doomsday cults such as Aum Shinrikyo.

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Steve Hassan at 2000 Conference

March 3, 2009 by  
Filed under Leo J Ryan Foundation

VIDEOTAPED March 18, 2000

The author of several books on mind control, Steve Hassan shares some of his personal experiences as a former member of the Unification Church.

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Bob Minton at 2000 Conference

March 2, 2009 by  
Filed under Leo J Ryan Foundation

VIDEOTAPED March 18, 2000

Bob Minton talks about the then recently opened LMT and what we hoped to accomplish in Clearwater and on the net.

Then Stave Hassan joins Bob for a question and answer period.

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Tom Padgett at 2000 Conference

March 1, 2009 by  
Filed under Leo J Ryan Foundation, Tom Padgett

VIDEOTAPED March 18, 2000

Tom Padgett’s family was torn apart after he left Scientology. he talks about the struggles he has gone through trying to stay in his kids lives while their mother remains in Scientology.

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LMT Panel at 2000 Conference

March 1, 2009 by  
Filed under Leo J Ryan Foundation

VIDEOTAPED March 19, 2000

Grady Ward, Stacy Brooks and Bob Minton talk about how the LMT was trying to use the internet to warn people about Scientology fraud and abuse. In the audience are three vocal Scientologists from Boston including Gerard Renna and Sylvia Stannard.

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LMT Panel at 2001 Conference

March 1, 2009 by  
Filed under Leo J Ryan Foundation

VIDEOTAPED October 27, 2001

Members of the LMT attended a the Leo J. Ryan Education Foundation’s cult conference which was held in Cleveland and brought along some wonderful people to take part in a panel discussion entitled “Growing Up in Scientology.”

Stacy Brooks moderated the panel which included Astra and Zoe Woodcraft along with their father Lawerence. The Woodcraft children grew up in Scientology’s Sea Org and left the organization only to find themselves cut off from their mother, grandmother and step-brother.

Tory Christman also participates.

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Bob Minton Gets 2001 Leo J. Ryan Award

March 1, 2009 by  
Filed under Leo J Ryan Foundation

VIDEOTAPED March 27, 2001

Priscilla Coates (formerly of the Cult Awareness Network before it was taken over by Scientology) presents the Leo J, Ryan Award to Bob Minton.

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