The Snyder Report: 15 women accuse former Washington employees of sexual harassment and verbal abuse
The Washington Post article finally dropped. A lot of rumors were swirling around about what the article could possibly contain. Most of the rumors painted a much much worse picture of the organization. However, the allegations against the organization are still awful and may lead to a selling of the team. If you have a Washington Post subscription you can read the full article here.
No Snyder wasn’t money laundering or bribing officials, and no, Snyder wasn’t directly involved in the sexual harassment or the verbal abuse of his female employees. Doesn’t mean he isn’t guilty. Dan Snyder is worth billions of dollars and he had a single HR member to oversee the entire staff. He could have hired more people to make sure a toxic and sexist culture didn’t persist, but he didn’t. He would have to be the dumbest person alive, that’s still out for debate, to not notice his employees leaving in tears every day, or that they had to avoid certain areas of the facility cause guys could look up their skirts.
While Applegate and others did not accuse Snyder of acting improperly with women, they blamed him for an understaffed human resources department and what they viewed as a sophomoric culture of verbal abuse among top executives that they believed played a role in how those executives treated their employees Will Hobson and Liz Clark of the Washington Post
Dan Snyder may not have directly sexually harassed and verbally abused his female employees, but he is being blamed for the toxic culture that persists in the organization. The Washington To-Be-Determines have created a pyramid scheme of verbal abuse and Dan Snyder is the top dog. He screams and humiliates his top executives and his top executives go around and do the same to the people below them and so on.
Snyder routinely belittled top executives, according to three former members of his executive staff, perhaps most intensely Greene, the former sales executive, whom Snyder mocked for having been a male cheerleader in college. After one executive staff meeting, according to one former employee, Greene said Snyder ha