Archive for June, 2015

Congress to USA Swimming’s Abuse Survivors and Supporters: Go Take a Flying Leap Off the George Miller Bridge

Published June 30th, 2015, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Yesterday, at http://concussioninc.net/?p=10163 and http://concussioninc.net/?p=10165, I tried to waste as little bandwidth as possible burying the simply awful report by the Government Accountability Office — whose bureaucrats, it turns out, have spent the last two years wearing rose-colored goggles while the historical and ongoing scandal of sexual abuse in USA Swimming […]

Unaccountably, Congressman Miller’s Successors Pronounce Satisfaction With GAO’s Vacant Report on Amateur Sports Sex Abuse

Published June 29th, 2015, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   As reported earlier, the Government Accountability Office used the dead summer air of the last days of June to dump a two-year-long pending report on federal laws and policies with respect to sexual abuse in national amateur sports governing bodies. The report is just as devoid of substance as this corner […]

Australian Swim Coach Brian King Banned From Training Children

Published June 29th, 2015, Uncategorized

http://m.goldcoastbulletin.com.au/sport/gold-coast-swim-coach-brian-king-banned-from-training-children/story-fnj94ixl-1227420517225   PREVIOUSLY: Abuse Allegations Against Fraudulent Australian Swim Coach Brian King Include His Murky Dismissal at Penn State Published April 16th, 2015, Uncategorized Penn State: 2010 Firing of Assistant Swim Coach – Australian-American Abuser and Con Man Brian King – Was ‘Confidential’ Published April 17th, 2015 Penn State: 2010 Firing of Assistant Swim Coach […]

Serious FBI Investigation Is in the Cards — But It Ain’t USA Swimming Sex Abuse

Published June 25th, 2015, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Because a certain current scandal in baseball combines two entities of interest to me — the St. Louis Cardinals and the Federal Bureau of Investigation — some readers have urged me to weigh in on the news story involving the hacking of the Houston Astros’ computer databases by employees of the […]