August 2, 2013

JOYCE: Olympic Committee Scrambles to Stay Ahead of Congress on Sex Abuse

by Tim Joyce This week the United States Olympic Committee came to the conclusion that maybe, yes, this USA Swimming sexual abuse scandal is pretty serious […]
August 2, 2013

EXCLUSIVE: Internal USA Swimming Memo Exposes Plan for New PR Strategy to Combat Negative ‘Perceptions’ of Safe Sport Program

by Irvin Muchnick   A four-page internal USA Swimming memo, co-authored by board president Bruce Stratton and executive director Chuck Wielgus, reveals a secret six-figure initiative […]
August 2, 2013

Follow Concussion Inc. on Twitter for Breaking News of USA Swimming’s New PR Strategy for ‘Safe Sport’

Irvin Muchnick ‏@irvmuch EXCLUSIVE: USA Swimming memo exposes new PR strategy to combat negative “perceptions” of Safe Sport efforts … https://concussioninc.net/?p=7955  Read the memo on @USA_Swimming‘s new […]
August 2, 2013

Swimmer-Blogger Tony Austin on USASwimmiLeaks

August 4, 2013

Read USA Swimming’s Shocking Internal Memo — Reducing Sex Abuse to a PR Headache

Two days ago ConcussionInc. broke the story of the “updated Safe Sport action plan” outlined in July 2 memo by USA Swimming’s board president, Bruce Stratton, […]
August 5, 2013

JOYCE: Reading Between the Lines of USA Swimming’s PR Campaign

by Tim Joyce   Reading between the lines of USA Swimming’s internal memo that was first reported by Concussion Inc., it is evident that USA Swimming […]
August 5, 2013

Muchnick at MomsTeam.com — ‘USA Swimming’s Response To Sexual Abuse By Coaches: Treat It As A PR Headache’

Last week my website published an internal memo co-authored by Chuck Wielgus, the CEO of USA Swimming, in which the U.S. Olympic Committee’s national sport governing outlined what […]
August 6, 2013

USA Swimming’s ‘Complex’ Problem of Letting Alcoholic Rapists and Con Men Coach Kids, and Hiring the Owner of ‘HookingUpWithTawnieLynn.com’ To Design Its Background Check System

by Irvin Muchnick   “There are also other issues that need to be addressed (such as background checks and screens for coach-owned clubs), but these are […]
August 6, 2013

Scandals at Michael Phelps’ North Baltimore Aquatic Club Are Not Fit to Print in the ‘Alternative’ City Paper

by Irvin Muchnick   The City Paper, Baltimore’s so-called alternative weekly, is expected to publish a letter to the editor from me in this week’s issue, in […]
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