Inside Scientologists Bizarre Plot to Sell Bogus Meat to the Poor

In the summertime of 1973, Conrad Romo, a 19-year-old young boy from L.A. whose Catholic childhood had actually been thwarted by books like Hermann Hesse’s Siddartha and John G. Neihardt’s Black Elk Speaks— anything that “mentioned more than simply this world”– switched on the TELEVISION and saw an ad for a brand-new religious beliefs called […]