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August 10, 2017

Our California Public Records Act Suit For More Hidden Ted Agu Documents at Cal Proceeds, As Player Practice Deaths Continue to Roil College Football

by Irvin Muchnick   This reporter’s lawsuit in Alameda County Superior Court, for additional internal University of California documents on the 2014 death of UC Berkeley […]
August 25, 2017

Alert on Football Practice Death of Bronx Teen Dominick Bess — Quite Possibly Yet Another Covered-Up ‘Heart Attack’ That Is Actually Exertional Sickling

by Irvin Muchnick   As the newest and sickest American football season gets under way — by definition, each new one is sicker than the last, […]
August 28, 2017

Introducing the Sam Muchnick Papers: Correspondence With the Department of Justice, 1956-1964

by Irvin Muchnick   As many readers know, my uncle Sam Muchnick was the late St. Louis pro wrestling promoter and almost continuous early president of […]
August 29, 2017

Op-Dud: New York Newspapers Reject Piece About High School Football Player’s Likely Death by Exertional Sickling Attack

As this article was being prepared, news came of yet another sudden death of a young African-American during football practice. Here’s the story from the Gwinnett […]
September 1, 2017

Allentown Morning Call, After Botching Coverage of Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka Murder Case, Botches Coverage of Prosecutor James Martin’s SLAPP Suit Against Critic Bill Villa

by Irvin Muchnick   As part of its rare and spotty coverage of an outrageous, though mostly neglected, case with chilling First Amendment implications, the Allentown […]
September 7, 2017

Imagine That — Ty Cobb Isn’t Such a Bad Guy (I Think). Whereas John Dowd Seems to Believe That What Pete Rose Did Is Worse Than Everything Donald Trump Has Done.

by Irvin Muchnick   Surely I can’t be the first to observe the strange synchronicity of Donald Trump’s top legal mouthpieces as he staves off impeachment […]
September 10, 2017

NFL Opener Special: Dr. Joseph Maroon, at His Day Job, Argues CTE With WWE’s Baron Corbin

by Irvin Muchnick   The 2017 National Football League season kicks off, and interest among non-hard cores is trending down. Awareness of this sport’s lethality, from […]
September 11, 2017

Sam Muchnick Papers Footnote: Ties to the Real Knee-Capping, Pistol-Packing Mafia … NOT

PREVIOUSLY: “Introducing the Sam Muchnick Papers: Correspondence With the Department of Justice, 1956-1964,” https://concussioninc.net/?p=12170   by Irvin Muchnick   As I prepare to move on to […]
September 13, 2017

University of British Columbia Accused of Violating First Nations Human Rights Over Speech of Apparent Former George Gibney Associate John Furlong

“The University of British Columbia ignored the rights of First Nations when it reinstated John Furlong as guest speaker for its annual athletics department fundraiser, according […]