(Flint Journal) The City Council might endorse a program authored by Scientology creator L. Ron Hubbard, a "nonreligious moral code" that some councilmembers think could help change Flint's violent culture.
"The moral fiber of our community is so decayed it will take years" to change, said Councilwoman Monica Galloway. "We need to sow (values) into these children (because these) are things they are not getting."
Flint has suffered for decades from high rates of violent crime, poverty and blight, leaving officials on the lookout for help, possibly including "The Way to Happiness," a program based on a 73-page, pocket-sized book of Hubbard's writings.
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