February

February 22, 2018

Read the Powerful Open Letter to the USA Swimming Board of Directors by Coach Chris DeSantis — And Sign the Petition

Dear Members of the USA Swimming Board, The time for secrets is over. In the past days and weeks, greater and greater media attention has come […]
February 21, 2018

‘I Don’t See a Newsworthy Reason to Rehash the Previous Problems’ at USA Swimming — What the Editor of the Omaha World-Herald Told Me in 2012

by Irvin Muchnick   Before heading to Omaha to report from the Olympic Swimming Trials in 2012, I corresponded with reporters and editors at the Omaha […]
February 21, 2018

Meet the Fabulous Woessner Sisters of USA Swimming Corporate Headquarters. Susan Woessner Is the Director of Safe Sport. Geri Woessner Is the Business Development Manager.

And both starred in the SwimBiz marketing conference. See the two articles below, from our archives.   Dear Woessner Sisters of USA Swimming’s Bloated and Overpaid […]
February 21, 2018

Concussion Inc. Tells Court ‘Further Delaying Tactics’ in California Public Records Act Case For Documents in 2014 Death of Cal Football Player Ted Agu ‘Are Unacceptable’

by Irvin Muchnick   After months of meeting and conferring, my attorney Roy Gordet and lawyers for the respondent University of California Board of Regents are […]
February 20, 2018

Major Media Outlets’ Tardy Investigations of USA Swimming Abuse and Cover-Up Are Welcome — Also Must Be Taken With a Silo of Sodium Chloride

by Irvin Muchnick   Obviously, it is a good thing that the pack journalists of the corporate media are piling on to the newly fashionable scrutiny […]
February 19, 2018

Muchnick Discusses New Scrutiny of USA Swimming Sexual Abuse on 96.9 The Game in Orlando

Growing attention to sexual abuse scandals at USA Swimming in the wake of the Larry Nassar / USA Gymnastics story was the subject of my interview […]
February 15, 2018

Let’s Contemplate Some Timeline and Jurisdictional Issues in Investigations of Sean Hutchison by Both USA Swimming Safe Sport and USOC’s National Center for Safe Sport

PREVIOUSLY: The ‘New’ Story From USA Swimming — Sean Hutchison’s Grooming of Ariana Kukors — Again Challenges Congress to Do Its Job and Hold Broad Hearings […]
February 14, 2018

Concussion Inc.’s Pocket Guide For Congressional Investigators to Our Six Years of Coverage of the Scandals of USA Swimming Sexual Abuse and Cover-Up (Part 3, 2014)

by Irvin Muchnick     PREVIOUSLY: Part 1, https://concussioninc.net/?p=12547 Part 2, https://concussioninc.net/?p=12551   January 20, 2014 Tim Joyce kicks off our coverage of Dustin Perry, a coach who […]
February 12, 2018

Concussion Inc.’s Pocket Guide For Congressional Investigators to Our Six Years of Coverage of the Scandals of USA Swimming Sexual Abuse and Cover-Up (Part 2, 2013)

by Irvin Muchnick   PREVIOUSLY: Part 1, https://concussioninc.net/?p=12547     February 21, 2013 We report that the FBI has subpoenaed the sealed discovery file in a California […]