On Thursday January 29th, 2015 Robert Fisk Middle Eastern correspondent for the Independent while speaking on the Pat Kenny Show on Newstalk referred to ISIS or IS as being a cult. He had made this point before. However, now it got me thinking and it is not just a cult but it is trying to set up a cult state. We will look at other attempts throughout history to do the same thing.
Start listening at 3:00 minutes and it ends at 16:55.
We want to look at how this happened at Jonestown, with the Moonies in Paraguay and how L.R. Hubbard tried to establish Scientology states in a number of countries including Ireland. We can see how his efforts came to naught and how in the end the ship the Apollo was the nearest he got to running a state. We are going to print an interesting article on his attempts in Southern Africa. If Hubbard had been successful it is likely that Scientologistan would have looked something like this:
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