Irv’s Blog

September 17, 2020

‘Irvin Muchnick: A Deeper Dive’ (full text from the Irish news site Broadsheet)

Originally published earlier today at https://www.broadsheet.ie/2020/09/17/irvin-muchnik-a-deeper-dive/. The article adapts and is substantially almost identical to the Concussion Inc. post four days ago, at https://concussioninc.net/?p=14585. This version […]
September 15, 2020

George Gibney Had a Tie to Murderer John du Pont. And Don’t Forget the Deceptive Irish-Canadian Olympic Potentate John Furlong — Accused Abuser of Indigenous Students at a Missionary School.

by Irvin Muchnick The Sunday Times of London this week discovered that John du Pont, the deranged corporate heir who underwrote Olympic sports programs and murdered […]
September 14, 2020

Muchnick on Daniel Libit’s ‘The Intercollegiate’ Podcast, Discussing Public Records Act Case For Documents in University of California’s 2014 Ted Agu Football Conditioning Death Cover-Up

Thank you to investigative journalist and college sports reform advocate Daniel Libit and his site The Intercollegiate (recently merged with Matt Brown’s Extra Points) for having […]
September 13, 2020

George Gibney’s Family and Friends in High Places: Still the Elephant in the Room of Anglo-Irish Media Coverage of the ‘Vanished’ Sex Criminal Irish Olympic Swimming Coach

by Irvin Muchnick It’s as good a time as any to point out, and unpopularly, that the hyped new BBC Sounds podcast Where Is George Gibney? […]
September 11, 2020

Here’s What We Learned Additionally About UC Berkeley’s Ted Agu Football Death Cover-Up As a Consequence of Our Successful Public Records Act Case

PREVIOUSLY: “Court Finds For Concussion Inc. in California Public Records Act Case Against University of California — 730 New Pages Laid Bare in Cover-Up of Ted […]
September 9, 2020

No, Britain’s Guardian Newspaper — I Didn’t ‘Try Unsuccessfully to Have George Gibney Deported From the United States.’ Also, There’s No Past Tense About It.

P.S. 9/11/20, 5:00 a.m. Pacific Time @irvmuch Those of you who read the misleading hype about George Gibney in Britain’s @guardian yesterday should read what I wrote […]
September 9, 2020

Court Finds For Concussion Inc. in California Public Records Act Case Against University of California — 730 New Pages Laid Bare in Cover-Up of Ted Agu’s 2014 Football Conditioning Death From a Sickle Cell Trait Attack

by Irvin Muchnick In a major victory for exposure of the University of California-Berkeley’s cover-up of the circumstances of the 2014 death of football player Ted […]
August 27, 2020

George Gibney Didn’t Vanish (full text from the Irish news site Broadsheet)

Originally published earlier today at https://www.broadsheet.ie/2020/08/27/gibney-didnt-vanish/. PREVIOUSLY: “DOJ Human Trafficking Office Investigation of George Gibney Closes In — Which Means the Saga of the Most Notorious […]
August 27, 2020

‘Gibney Didn’t Vanish’ — Review of First Episode of BBC Podcast ‘Where Is George Gibney?’, For Ireland’s Broadsheet

August 25, 2020

Sarah Ehekircher in the Guardian: “My swim coach raped me when I was 17. USA Swimming made it disappear.”

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2020/aug/25/my-swim-coach-raped-me-when-i-was-17-usa-swimming-made-it-disappear
August 19, 2020

Sarah Ehekircher, Long-Ago Abuse Survivor Whose Story Was Championed by Concussion Inc., Sues USA Swimming, Coach Scott MacFarland, and Mission Viejo Swim Club in California Court

by Irvin Muchnick Sarah Ehekircher, the native Coloradan swimmer and coach whose story of grooming and abuse by her age-group coach Scott MacFarland — with vivid […]
July 26, 2020

For Those Catching Up With the George Gibney Story

Why Is George Gibney — No. 1 At-Large Pedophile in Global Sports — Living in Florida? And Who Sponsored His Green Card? January 27, 2015, https://concussioninc.net/?p=9797 […]
July 20, 2020

Swimming World Magazine, and Its John Leonard Mouthpiece Editor Craig Lord, Continue Their Defense of Both Leonard and Mark Schubert in U.S. Swimming Establishment’s Harboring of Rapist Irish Olympic Coach George Gibney

PREVIOUSLY: “Ireland’s Broadsheet: New ‘Shallow Hype’ on the George Gibney Story,” July 15, https://concussioninc.net/?p=14541 ********** by Irvin Muchnick Last week we looked at the latest iteration […]
July 15, 2020

Ireland’s Broadsheet: New ‘Shallow Hype’ on the George Gibney Story

From Broadsheet, the Irish news site, at https://www.broadsheet.ie/2020/07/15/shallow-hype/: The hype machine is cranking for the BBC/Second Captains podcast documentary series on George Gibney. This would suggest […]
July 15, 2020

FLASHBACK: DOJ Human Trafficking Office Investigation of George Gibney Closes In — Which Means the Saga of the Most Notorious At-Large Sex Criminal in the History of Global Sports Is Climaxing, With a Bang or a Whimper

Originally published on February 9. The producers of the BBC / Second Captains podcast documentary Where Is George Gibney? now say the series will launch in […]