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Travolta spearheads Scientologists' attack on BBC

Title: Travolta spearheads Scientologists' attack on BBC
Date: Tuesday, 15 May 2007
Publisher: Daily Mail (UK)
Author: Tahira Taqoob
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Angry Scientologists are trying to get a BBC documentary about their faith scrapped amid claims of "gross bias" by presenter John Sweeney. The Panorama programme, to be shown tonight, investigates whether the Church of Scientology has moved away from its past as a brainwashing cult. But furious church members - including actor John Travolta - say the programme should be ditched because Mr Sweeney showed he was biased by losing his temper and shouting at a top scientologist. After the man ... [Read the rest at]