In order to document what transpired, I wrote a blog piece, Leah Remini And Mike Rinder Finally Acknowledge Kyle Brennan. He caused the Church myriad problems that took years and millions of dollars to correct. Their reluctant behavior says it all. Dealing with Critics of Scientology – The L. Ron Hubbard Playbook Mike Rinder says February 26, 2020 at 11:56 am HE will pretend this never happened and if anyone ever asks him about it the simple answer is one of his incompetent juniors messed up by failing to inform him that balloons and the oceanside don’t mix. In the process, his wife and family, all members of the church, turned their backs on him. BBC, A&E Toward the end of his tenure at the church, Rinder had displeased Scientology leader David Miscavige and his only real choice was to leave the church. Mike Rinder, the full name Michael John Rinder, was born in 1955, in Adelaide, and he is an Australian activist and former Scientologist. Wanting answers, I questioned Leah Remini and Mike Rinder over Twitter, which caused a huge uproar in the Scientology and the Aftermath community. Ultimately, the ecclesiastical leader was forced to intervene to avert disaster and remove Mike Rinder from any position of … November 21, 2020 By Mike Rinder 41 Comments. Rinder is a former external affairs staffer with the Church, gone for nearly a decade. Mike Rinder and Leah Remini (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic) Leah Remini was awarded her second Emmy for the third and final season of her show Scientology and the Aftermath . December 21, 2020 By Mike Rinder 36 Comments. Mike was very active in the Church organization, in the position named senior executive of Scientology International (CSI), and the Sea Organization. Predatory Alienation, Religion and the Law. Scientology Deaths and Suicides. Leah, her co-host Mike Rinder, and the team at A&E deserve congratulations for all of their hard work in bringing a truly groundbreaking show to the world. A Primer on Brainwashing. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. He is based in the United States now. November 14, 2020 By Mike Rinder 40 Comments. Scientology spends so much of its time focused on Leah Remini and Mike Rinder, along with anyone who even mentions their names, one questions how the Clearing of the Planet is coming along. Mike Rinder heads off a BBC reporter in one of his last acts as Scientology's international spokesperson. July 27, 2020 By Mike Rinder 92 Comments. 68.6k Followers, 337 Following, 331 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Mike Rinder (@rindermike) Whistleblowers Leah Remini and Mike Rinder open up on the links between Donald Trump, the Nation of Islam, and the Church of Scientology, from loans and donations to fundraising.