‘Tony Ortega’ Articles

Marty Rathbun Wants To Have It Both Ways

Marty Rathbun Wants To Have It Both Ways

In a recent post Marty Rathbun savaged a recently-published anti-Scientology book. Predictably his followers agreed with Rathbun, lashing out at the book’s inconsistencies, its reliance on plagiarizing from already discredited books, its falsehoods, and for the author’s unabashed attacks on Scientology’s founder, L. Ron Hubbard. The Rathbun [Continue]

The Strange Bond Between Marty Rathbun and Tony Ortega

The Strange Bond Between Marty Rathbun and Tony Ortega

It can become a real head scratcher when you try to understand the strange bond between Marty Rathbun and Tony Ortega who, apparently, was fired by the Village Voice for being obsessed with Scientology “stories” at the expense of his job. Let’s start with Marty Rathbun. He’s ranging far afield these days from when he [Continue]

Marty and Monique Rathbun

Marty and Monique Rathbun

We’ve been wondering lately about Marty Rathbun’s flair for self-promotion and whether the so-called “guru” of Bulverde, Texas is more content indulging in showmanship than he is in guiding his clients on the path to self-knowledge. A look at Rathbun’s blog shows a couple of vanity books he has authored, a self-idolizing photo of himself [Continue]

Marty Rathbun Copy & Paste Technology

Marty Rathbun Copy & Paste Technology

Marty Rathbun appears to be questioning his own place – and de facto leadership position – in the so-called and much fractured group. Torn and conflicted in his musings, Rathbun is trying to accomplish one or two things, if not both. First – put aside all doubts that he does not subscribes to the teachings [Continue]

Is Marty Rathbun losing control?

Is Marty Rathbun losing control?

Is Marty Rathbun losing control of his “indie” group, courtesy of Tony Ortega? That seems to be the topic of conversation making the rounds and it appears that Marty Rathbun, the self-styled “indie” guru, is more than just a little bit worried – a tad too concerned that Tony Ortega, who now operates his own [Continue]

Marty Rathbun & Tony Ortega: What Do They Have In Common?

Marty Rathbun & Tony Ortega: What Do They Have In Common?

Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. Could this old proverb apply to the bizarre relationship between Marty Rathbun and Tony Ortega? First of all, what do the two have in common? Insanity is the common denominator. Rathbun, a self-styled guru who ekes out a living “counseling” unfortunate souls, abandoned his religion nine years [Continue]

Spies and Sex Scandal

Spies and Sex Scandal

We have recently been informed that two Marty Rathbun agents were uncovered for spying on behalf of Rathbun Inc. The agents, Dani and Tami Lemberger, have been pretending to fly under the radar for some time while stabbing their fellow Scientologists in the back. They were brought under ecclesiastical justice for their dishonesty and as [Continue]

Marty Rathbun & Co. Still Hiding

Marty Rathbun & Co. Still Hiding

We do not yet know how many lives have been ruined by the sex-trafficking nightmare that Tony Ortega and the Village Voice have been facilitating. We do know that Ortega loudly ignored a petition of over 200,000 signatures delivered to his offices by honest people demanding that his publication cease it’s actions in facilitating prostitution [Continue]

Marty Rathbun Whoring for the Village Voice

Marty Rathbun Whoring for the Village Voice

I’ve mentioned before that Marty Rathbun thrives, like most Scientology-haters, on the black propaganda technique of presenting “yesterday’s lies as proof of today’s lies.” L. Ron Hubbard wrote about this phenomenon over half a century ago. One doesn’t have to look far to see these lies presented and reproduced by a handful of [Continue]

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