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Autism Society Statement on Autism Society San Francisco – Autism Society

We encourage all to read “Neuro Tribes” as well as “A Different Key,” by John Donvan and Caren Zucker, who also write passionately about autism and its history. These three authors will be speaking at our national conference this July-and we encourage those who can make it to New Orleans to listen and learn. Source: […]

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No One Should be Talking About What’s Best for Me Besides Me | NOS Magazine

I’d like to respond to “Autistic Advocates Clash with Autism Parents at Government Committee Meeting” by saying this: No one, and I mean no one, should be talking about what’s best for me besides m… Source: No One Should be Talking About What’s Best for Me Besides Me | NOS Magazine

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#AutisticSilencer | William Shatner

Eve’s personal note: I believe this is a good example of Autistic communications with uninformed Neurotypical advocates. I’m told I speak plain and direct. I know often I present facts and it’s received by a neurotypical as an emotion. Yes, I have emotion, because the facts piss me off. No, my mind is not going […]

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A-grade drama: The A Word | Daily Mail Online

BBC1 drama The A Word returns to screens next month continuing to unveil one family’s attempt to come to terms with their youngest member Joe, played by Max Vento having autism. Source: A-grade drama: The A Word | Daily Mail Online

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Woman in video dragging child along pavement says “I am not a bad mum” – Liverpool Echo

The 31-year-old told the ECHO her son has severe autism Source: Woman in video dragging child along pavement says “I am not a bad mum” – Liverpool Echo

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(Star Wars) Ahsoka by E.K. Johnston

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Adult Book- The Help