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CELEBRATING YOUTH FOR HUMAN RIGHTS DAY AT SCIENTOLOGY NATIONAL OFFICE

WASHINGTON, D.C.WEDNESDAY, MAY 15, 2013

Civic, religious and community leaders met at the Church of Scientology National Affairs Office April 5 to celebrate Youth for Human Rights Day. April 5 is Youth for Human Rights Day and no better place to commemorate the occasion than at the Church of Scientology National Affairs Office in Washington, D.C. The Office was opened in September 2012 at Fraser Mansion in D.C.’s Dupont Circle to facilitate implementation of the Church of Scientology-supported humanitarian and social betterment programs both nationally and internationally.

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CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY OF INGLEWOOD HOSTS SEMINAR AND OPEN HOUSE

INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIATUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013

Honor students learn how The Way to Happiness has been used to uplift communities and reduce crime.

A group of 77 students were guests at a special open house and seminar at the Church of Scientology of Inglewood, California, March 12, 2013.

The students are enrolled in a sociology class at City Honors Preparatory High School, a charter school in Inglewood, and the seminar was designed to enhance their studies. It provided an overview of The Way to Happiness, a nonreligious moral code based entirely on common sense.

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ST. PETERSBURG SCIENTOLOGISTS COMBAT RACIAL DISCRIMINATION

ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIAMONDAY, MAY 13, 2013

In commemoration of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, volunteers from the St. Petersburg Scientology religious group carried out a week of human rights awareness activities.

St. Petersburg Scientologists carried out a week of human rights activities to raise awareness of human rights and show support for those who are ostracized and discriminated against through racism and xenophobia.

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NEW IDEAL CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY BLOOMS IN THE CITY OF ROSES

PORTLAND, OREGONSATURDAY, MAY 11, 2013

On Saturday, May 11, the Church of Scientology Portland celebrated the grand opening of their new home in the city’s historic downtown quarter. More than 2,500 Scientologists and guests joined city and state dignitaries for the dedication ceremony.

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SCIENTOLOGY, HOW WE HELP—TAKING BACK OUR COMMUNITIES WITH THE WAY TO HAPPINESS

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTASATURDAY, MAY 11, 2013

Members of the Church of Scientology support MAD DADS in its work to reclaim the neighborhoods of Minneapolis.

MAD DADS—Men Against Destruction, Defending Against Drugs and Social Disorder—has added a new weapon in the fight against crime, drugs and violence on the streets of Minneapolis: The Way to Happiness, a common sense guide to better living.

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SCIENTOLOGY: HOW WE HELP—A BRIGHTER FUTURE FOR GHANA CHILDREN

GHANA, AFRICAFRIDAY, MAY 10, 2013

The Association for Human Rights and Tolerance and the Church of Scientology of Milan opened the third UNITED for Africa school in Ghana April 13, 2013.

Imagine the children of an entire village celebrating because they have a school to attend. Those who live in the remote western Ghana village of Asukese call this the “Magic School” because its dedication on April 13, 2013, seemed impossible—there has never been a school in this village before and no opportunity for village children to gain an education.

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BERNARD PERCY—ONE OF THOSE TEACHERS YOU NEVER FORGET

LOS ANGELES, CATHURSDAY, MAY 9, 2013

Just returned to Los Angeles from Spanish Lake, Missouri, from the annual conference of Applied Scholastics International April 4 - 6, Bernard Percy has been involved for the past four decades in the movement described in a new brochure published by the Church of Scientology.

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INDONESIA EMBASSY HOSTS THE WAY TO HAPPINESS SEMINAR

WASHINGTON, D.C.WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013

Staff of the Church of Scientology National Affairs Office shared the “secret” of happiness with members of the Indonesian community in Washington, D.C.

Head of the Consular Division for the Indonesian Embassy to the United States in Washington, D.C., hosted a seminar April 6 on The Way to Happiness—the nonreligious moral code based entirely on common sense. The workshop, conducted by Church of Scientology National Affairs Office staff, was held at the embassy and attended by Indonesians living in the D.C. area.

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YOUTH FOR HUMAN RIGHTS TORONTO PROMOTE TOLERANCE

TORONTO, CANADATUESDAY, MAY 7, 2013

Volunteers from the Church of Scientology of Toronto introduced visitors to a unique human rights education program at the York Regional Police 11th annual commemoration of International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

The Toronto chapter of Youth for Human Rights International actively supported the York Regional Police 11th annual commemoration of International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination April 7.

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ON WORLD HEALTH DAY, TAMPA SCIENTOLOGISTS PROMOTE DRUG-FREE LIVING

TAMPA BAY, FLORIDAMONDAY, MAY 6, 2013

Volunteers from the Churches of Scientology of the Tampa Bay Area spent World Health Day April 7 helping local residents make healthy choices by providing the truth about drugs.

Members of the Churches of Scientology in the Tampa Bay area marked World Health Day April 7 by taking action against drug abuse—a health issue that has become an epidemic.

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NEW SCIENTOLOGY BROCHURE AIMS TO RAISE EDUCATION STANDARDS

SPANISH LAKE, MISSOURISATURDAY, MAY 4, 2013

To halt the decline of educational standards, the Church of Scientology has published a new brochure, Scientology: How We Help—Applied Scholastics, Achieving Literacy and Education.

There is little doubt that American schools are failing in their duty to provide adequate education to our nation’s youth.

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SCIENTOLOGY: HOW WE HELP—BRINGING HAPPINESS TO THE ETERNAL CITY

ROME, ITALYFRIDAY, MAY 3, 2013

The Church of Scientology has published a new brochure, Scientology: How We Help—The Way to Happiness, Creating a World of Honesty, Trust & Self-Respect. Volunteers from the Church of Scientology of Rome share this “secret” of happiness with their city and visitors from around the world.

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BRINGING GREAT EDUCATION HOME

LOS ANGELES, CATHURSDAY, MAY 2, 2013

A new brochure released by the Church of Scientology features the Applied Scholastics Online Academy, a fully independent, nondenominational organization that is revolutionizing homeschooling

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SCIENTOLOGISTS MAKE DREAM COME TRUE FOR GHANA CHILDREN

GHANA, AFRICAWEDNESDAY, MAY 1, 2013

The Church of Scientology of Milano cosponsors the creation of schools in Ghana villages. Two Scientologists left for Ghana April 7 for the opening of their latest elementary school, making education available for the first time to children of an entire village.

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THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY SHERIFF’S MULTI-FAITH CLERGY COUNCIL AND THE CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY INTERNATIONAL HOST CHARACTER EDUCATION TRAINING FOR CLERGY.

LOS ANGELES, CATUESDAY, APRIL 30, 2013

The Way to Happiness is the latest in a series of professional enhancement seminars presented to members of the Sheriff’s Multi-Faith Clergy Council, intended to increase understanding and tolerance and reinforce the County’s declining crime rates.

One hundred members of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Multi-Faith Executive Clergy Council filled the meeting hall at Sheriff’s headquarters in Monterey Park to learn how to implement character education programs in their communities.

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SCIENTOLOGY: HOW WE HELP—DEFYING THE EDUCATION ODDS

SHERIDAN, OREGONMONDAY, APRIL 29, 2013

Nearly half of all American adults—60 million people—are functionally illiterate. The students of Delphian School in Sheridan, Oregon, are already exceptions to that rule.

Eight million students have been labeled as “learning disabled,” with prescription drugs too often the “remedy” rather than the three “Rs.” Standing in sharp contrast to these statistics are the test scores at the Delphian School in Sheridan, Oregon.

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CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY COUNTERS RACISM WITH PETITION DRIVE

BRUSSELS, BELGIUMSUNDAY, APRIL 28, 2013

Youth for Human Rights volunteers promote human rights education on International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

In commemoration of the International Day for the of Elimination of Racial Discrimination, young volunteers from Youth for Human Rights Brussels held a human rights petition drive on a cold and blustery day in the Louise shopping district in the heart of Brussels, Belgium. The Youth for Human Rights initiative is supported by the Brussels Branch of the Churches of Scientology for Europe.

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SYDNEY SCIENTOLOGISTS PROMOTE HAPPINESS

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIASATURDAY, APRIL 27, 2013

Volunteers from the Church of Scientology of Sydney spent International Happiness Day sharing a book that may very well contain the “secret” of happiness.

Volunteers from the Church of Scientology of Sydney spent the first International Day of Happiness providing neighbors with The Way to Happiness—a simple gift to guarantee their happiness year-round.

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SCIENTOLOGY: HOW WE HELP—LIVING UP TO THE PRESIDENT’S SCHOOL STANDARDS

LOS ANGELES, CAFRIDAY, APRIL 26, 2013

A new brochure, released by the Church of Scientology in March 2013, features the Delphian program, an educational model that lives up to President Obama’s standards for American schools.

In his 2013 State of the Union Address, President Obama called for “modern schools worthy of our children.” Schools like this are too often sadly lacking—witness bullying and other forms of violence, climbing dropout rates and drugs in the classrooms and schoolyards of America.

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CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY CAMBRIDGE CELEBRATES DIVERSITY

CAMBRIDGE, ONTARIOMONDAY, APRIL 22, 2013

In commemoration of United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, volunteers from the new Church of Scientology of Cambridge, Ontario, promoted human rights at Kitchener City Hall.

Volunteers from the Church of Scientology of Cambridge joined other community groups from the tri-city area March 21 in a celebration of diversity at Kitchener City Hall.

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