Rinder’s twists and turns from Scientologist to “real Scientologist” to anti‑Scientologist are marked by dollar signs.
Mike Rinder’s daughter was eyewitness to his assault on her mother and its consequences—and she has witnessed his denial, lies and smears ever since. She won’t rest until truth and accountability prevail.
While Mike Rinder’s son fought for his life against malignant melanoma, “Dad” was nowhere to be found—until he saw an opportunity to save his own face.
After walking out on his family, Mike Rinder disconnected from his kin and has twisted the truth with deceptions and lies ever since.
Any question as to whether Mike Rinder was lying then or is lying now is answered not just by the facts, but by his incentive.
Rinder, who called himself an “arrogant ‘big shot,’” has undoubtedly omitted from his resumé his self-admitted record of disasters in the Church.
Rinder pushed, shoved and choked his way through women in a rising tide of violence that stretched back decades.
The Rathbun, Rinder, DeVocht criminal conspiracy and how it led to their downfall.
The truth behind Rinder’s public vendetta against the Scientology ecclesiastical leader who had removed him for criminal misconduct.
In the Church, Rinder was notorious for sleeping on the job.
Mike Rinder’s former wife details how he was controlling, demanding, cold—and physically abusive.
Rinder’s former wife explains how his daughter was an inconvenience to him, and was ignored, criticized, abused.
Mike Rinder never really wanted his son, and took it out on him with a cold and self-centered attitude throughout the young man’s life.
Instead of the fairytale life with the loving father she wanted, Rinder’s daughter grew up feeling she “wasn’t good enough and was rejected.”
An associate recalls numerous times Mike Rinder was condescending and cruel to his own family, and he treated co-workers the same.
Chris spent more than five years taking care of the Rinder children: “You could say that Mike was unique—a uniquely bad parent.”
It’s not that Mike Rinder couldn’t have found time for his family, it’s that he simply chose not to—as told by a former colleague.
An associate was shocked at the way Rinder talked about the limping, Black station attendant serving them.
Knocked down by Mike Rinder when he drove too close to her, an associate recalls Rinder’s usual lack of compassion.
One colleague recalls Mike Rinder leaving an older man cut and bleeding in the mud, then laughing about it.
A former co-worker describes Mike Rinder’s condescending attitude with associates, and his inability to work.
A co-worker says Mike Rinder enjoyed calling out others’ mistakes and humiliating them, but was “too arrogant” to acknowledge his own.
A secretary describes how Mike Rinder wanted to be served food at his desk, then he’d sleep, then he’d yell and call her names—as he did with others.
Mike Rinder assaulted more than just his wife, a co-worker said: “I have seen him put this hate against females into action.”
A former associate witnessed Mike Rinder’s harsh treatment of women and verbal abuse.
Mike Rinder’s secretary had to run from him when he got red in the face and angry.
Another associate recalled Mike Rinder physically and verbally abusing a female co-worker who didn’t do exactly as he wished.
Mike Rinder made sure everyone knew he was boss, whatever it took: “He was just unpleasant to be around.”
A co-worker recalls an unprovoked attack by Mike Rinder, who grabbed him by the throat and pinned him against a wall.
Every time a colleague encountered Mike Rinder, he was “highly critical,” “cold and arrogant” and enjoyed demeaning others.
Yelling, screaming, desk pounding, a computer blown up, a phone tossed across the room—and a punch thrown.