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Bias against Scientologists 'like apartheid'

Title: Bias against Scientologists 'like apartheid'
Date: Sunday, 15 August 2010
Publisher: The Times (South Africa)
Author: Kim Hawkey
Main source: timeslive.co.za

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Scientologists face the same discrimination as victims of apartheid, a Johannesburg resident has claimed in a hate speech complaint. Ryan Woodley, 29, complained to the Broadcasting Complaints Commission about a show on popular radio station 5FM. The programme, Kim's Corner, on DJ Sasha Martinengo's morning show, was about the "strange rituals of some religions". During the show, presenter Kim Schulze referred to Scientology's E-meter, which is used to measure a person's mental state. Woodley, who has several Scientologist friends, complained ... [Read the rest at timeslive.co.za]