Critical Q&A

This is the audio version of Chris Shelton's weekly Critical Question and Answer show on his YouTube channel. In this show, Chris answers questions posed by viewers in the comments section of his Q&A videos or sent by email to Questions cover a wide range of topics but tend to focus on Scientology and critical thinking, as well as Chris' personal experiences with and in the Church of Scientology.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 40m. Bisher sind 385 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 11 days 8 hours 53 minutes


Critical Q&A #397 – LIVE

I was able to go live with you all to answer a host of questions and also give a first-class demonstration of what Scientology group processing looks and feels like first-hand. It is crazier than it sounds. Enjoy!



Critical Q&A #396

We had a lively comments section this episode while I answered a ton of questions related to psychology, cults and Scientology. Enjoy!



Chris Shelton’s Critical Q&A #395

This week, it’s answers about testing in Scientology, how I think Hubbard’s death had to be explained and a lot more. Enjoy! (1) Recently I went into a Church of Scientology and did some of the tests they offer as a free service.



Critical Q&A #394

This week, it’s answers about why Hubbard/Miscavige mistreat their staff, an honest assessment of why Scientology doesn’t get a deep look on the internet, what Scientologists mean by “the able” and a lot more. Enjoy!



Critical Q&A #393 – LIVE

We had a great time today answering a variety of questions dealing with Scientology and coercive control and I got to give some renewed promises on long-awaited content. Enjoy!


 2023-01-08  1h3m

Critical Q&A #392

For our final episode of 2022, I’m giving you all a rundown on Scientology’s religious rituals, the rules around auditing of children, what are weaponized empaths and a lot more. Enjoy! (1) People have been asking about funeral rites in Scientology rec...


 2023-01-01  44m

Chris Shelton’s Critical Q&A #391 – LIVE

We went live today to answer a load of questions related to Scientology, Masterson, Miscavige and all the usual suspects. In the midst of this, I got to go a little deep on my exit from Scientology and had some choice words for some of my real critics ...


 2022-12-18  1h1m

Chris Shelton’s Critical Q&A #390

This week, it’s answers about the Xenu story killing people, Hubbard’s obsession with scents, auditing and memory, and a lot more. Enjoy! (1) If Hubbard said (and believed) that exposure to OT III was harmful or even deadly to people,


 2022-12-11  51m

Critical Q&A #389 – LIVE

This week we went live with a combination of some pre-chosen questions and taking them live from the chat, almost all focused around various aspects of Scientology, cult recruitment and current events. Enjoy!


 2022-12-05  1h21m

Chris Shelton’s Critical Q&A #388 – BONUS LIVE

We did a bonus Q&A episode to help catch up on some backlog of questions I’ve received over the years and we had a good time doing it, discussing cult recovery and, as always, a bunch of Scientology stuff. Enjoy!


 2022-11-24  1h14m