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"We broke free of Scientology"

Title: "We broke free of Scientology"
Date: Sunday, 1 June 2008
Publisher: Glamour
Author: Shirley Velasquez
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Three women—including a top church leader's niece–are helping others leave the controversial faith. In September 2006 Kendra Wiseman, 25, was reading an old issue of Glamour when she came across a story by Astra Woodcraft titled "Why I Fled Scientology." Like Astra, Kendra had grown up in the secretive religion and made the agonizing decision to abandon it. She wrote to Astra, thanking her for the story. A year and a half later, Kendra heard another shocker: Jenna Miscavige Hill, the ... [Read the rest at]