Northern Insight: Feet of clay

After Laura Robinson‘s September exposé in the Georgia Straight, John Furlong held a widely reported news conference where he defended himself categorically and accused the reporter of inaccuracy and “shocking lack of diligence in researching the article.” He also claimed that Robinson was involved in a personal vendetta against him and said that he had been told ...

Northern Insight: Furlong should step aside from publicly funded group

Despite numerous sworn affidavits accusing John Furlong of inappropriate conduct, despite what the Toronto Star calls “explosive new allegations“, despite indications that Furlong has been incomplete or disingenuous in recounting biographical details, despite questions raised by CBC Fifth Estate about Furlong’s lack of candour regarding track dangers perceived before the death of Georgian luger Nodar ...