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WTF PsychologyToday.com?!?! | Autistics as Undomesticated Humans

  Autistics as Undomesticated Humans Signs of “domestication syndrome” in humans are generally attenuated in autism. Posted Aug 24, 2016 Signs of “domestication syndrome” in humans are generally attenuated in autism. Posted Aug 24, 2016 Autistic authors often describe themselves as aliens from outer space, but remarkable new research by Antonio Benítez-Burraco, Wanda Lattanzi, and Elliot Murphy suggests that […]

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Where’s The Help? | The Autistic Crisis is Now. (Abuse, Restraints, Suicide)

Autistic boy, 8, wrote heartbreaking suicide note and tried to kill himself with scissors | Metro News Florida US | Department of Education Looking into if Autistic student’s civil rights were violated Suicide and Autism: Help Lower the Suicide Rate of Autistic Adults | The Mighty   Journalists Include Autistics In Your Interviews | We […]

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70,000 Students With Disabilities Secluded, Restrained in School – Education Week

An Education Week Research Center analysis finds that 1 in 100 special education students was physically restrained or placed in seclusion from classmates in 2013-14. Source: 70,000 Students With Disabilities Secluded, Restrained in School – Education Week

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'To Siri With Love' Follows One Boy's Life With Autism — And His Unlikely Friendship | Here & Now

Originally posted on International Badass Activists:
NOTE | Sharing this article, not as an endorsement, but as a link to Activists to hear the recent NPR radio interview with Judith Newman about her book, “To Siri With Love,” and the Autistic community’s boycott response. In “To Siri with Love,” author Judith Newman writes about raising…

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Our Story – Assuaged Vegan & Veteran-Owned Charitable App | Assuaged

Inspired by a life-changing event, the Murphys embarked on a journey to help serve people in need by building impactful change through health and wellness. Source: Our Story – Assuaged Vegan & Veteran-Owned Charitable App | Assuaged

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Singapore Street Noodles Recipe—Nutritious Comfort Food | Assuaged

Singapore Street Noodles never fail me—and they won’t fail you either. Adjusting quantities up and down is easy. Just add more noodles and double the sauce. Furthermore, if you prepare the vegetables the night before, you can throw everything together in a few minutes. I can almost smell the curry now. Source: Singapore Street Noodles […]

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California offers second chance to people convicted of marijuana crimes – Connecticut Post

LOS ANGELES – Yirtuamlak Hailu Derege came to California a decade ago with dreams of making it big in the entertainment business. But shortly after arriving, he was arrested and convicted of selling marijuana, a felony that has made it difficult for him to find any job at all. But now, with California on the […]