On July 22, 2021, the National Federation of the Blind Board of Directors unanimously adopted the following statement:
Written by: Danielle McCann
On January 6, 2021, the Board of Directors of the National Federation of the Blind authorized the establishment of a temporary Special Committee to fully investigate the Federation’s current and historical handling of reports of sexual misconduct. Other than establishing the Committee, neither the President nor the Board of Directors have directed the work of the Committee in any way.
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Written by: Rachel Grider Content warning: This blog article contains mentions of self-harm, suicide, and sexual abuse.
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by Precious Perez
Content warning: This article mentions instances of physical and sexual abuse. If you or someone you know has experienced sexual violence, you are not alone.
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Advertencia sobre el contenido: Este artículo menciona casos de abuso y conducta sexual indebida. Si usted o alguien que conoce ha sufrido violencia sexual, no está solo.