Irv's Blog

February 27, 2021

George Gibney Is the Top Story of Sunday’s Colorado Springs Gazette

The American immigration and criminal status of a former Irish Olympic swimming head coach, who moved to the U.S. after being charged with dozens of instances […]
February 21, 2021

Relief at Last in Yet Another Irish School Abuse Story

A former rugby coach and assistant headmaster, John McClean, was sentenced to prison this week for his sexual abuse, across 17 years, of 23 boys at […]
February 5, 2021

‘The World Is Watching on George Gibney’ … at Ireland’s Broadsheet

An adaptation of our article here yesterday.
February 4, 2021

Why Is the Orlando Sentinel Missing in Action on the George Gibney Story? And Other Post-BBC Podcast Gibney Media Notes

by Irvin Muchnick Though I have sharply criticized the thoroughness, as well as the lowest-common-denominator quality, of the BBC / Second Captains podcast Where Is George […]
January 31, 2021

Michael Henry, U.S. Center for SafeSport’s Legal Con Man, Becomes ‘Judicial Integrity Officer’ of the Federal Courts

by Irvin Muchnick Michael Henry, who held various nebulous positions at the U.S. Olympic Committee’s nascent and corrupt U.S. Center for SafeSport, and left the organization […]
January 18, 2021

New York Times on George Gibney

by Irvin Muchnick Jumping off from last year’s George Gibney podcast by Ireland’s Second Captains in association with the BBC, the New York Times has weighed […]