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June 17, 2018

Program Note on Developing Stories at Concussion Inc.

by Irvin Muchnick   Concussion Inc. anticipates publishing little content from late June through early July. My entire family will be traveling to China shortly for […]
June 18, 2018

University of Maryland Won’t Disclose Cause of Football’s Latest Conditioning Death — Another Case With Strong Echoes of Ted Agu at Cal in 2014

by Irvin Muchnick   Another college football player has died during offseason conditioning drills, and his institution isn’t saying why. Sound familiar? Jordan McNair, a 19-year-old, […]
June 19, 2018

Canadian Human Rights Commission Will Review Dead-End Investigation of Abuses of Native Students by John Furlong — Olympic Potentate and Former Irish School Colleague of Rapist Swimming Coach Fugitive George Gibney

by Irvin Muchnick   In a significant victory for the First Nations former students of John Furlong — the Canadian Olympic lord of the rings and […]
June 20, 2018

George Gibney Got to U.S. With a Diversity Lottery Visa and Lied on His Citizenship Application — But Apparently He’s Not the Type ICE Likes to Bust

by Irvin Muchnick   Here’s a story that seems appropriate to share as I take a break for foreign travel: U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) […]
July 6, 2018

USA Swimming Met A Second Time With Sarah Ehekircher, But Has Fallen Silent on Banning Scott MacFarland or Releasing Records From the 2010 Investigation

by Irvin Muchnick   (I have returned from foreign travel and Concussion Inc.’s coverage has resumed.) On June 25, Sarah Ehekircher had her second meeting with […]
July 8, 2018

Heat Is on USA Swimming’s Alpha Bad Guy Coach Mark Schubert — Whose Story Has Key Connections to Sarah Ehekircher Abuser Scott MacFarland. Here’s a Nugget the Mainstream Coverage of Schubert Is Omitting.

by Irvin Muchnick   Six years after U.S. Olympic swimming head coach Mark Schubert got forced out of that job in a six-figure settlement with USA […]
July 19, 2018

U.S. Center for SafeSport’s Con Man Legal Affairs Director, Michael Henry, Has a New Title — ‘Director, Investigations & Outcomes’

by Irvin Muchnick   The U.S. Center for SafeSport operative, Michael Henry, who deceived USA Swimming abuse victim Sarah Ehekircher as he sat in on a […]
July 24, 2018

Flashback: Editor Who Is Being Brought in to Dismantle the New York Daily News Comes From Tronc’s Bullpen in Allentown

The Tronc company has announced the firing of half the editorial staff of the New York Daily News and the hiring as editor-in-chief of Robert York, publisher of […]
July 24, 2018

Concussion Inc. to Judge: Court Sanctions May Be Required to Stop University of California’s Stonewall Tactics in Ted Agu Football Death Public Records Case

by Irvin Muchnick   Concussion Inc. has told an Alameda County Superior Court judge that the University of California’s delaying tactics in our California Public Records […]