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Badass Activist | Eve Reiland

wake. bake. caffeinate. (01.17.18) | Dispatch of The Autistic Front, Intro to “Neurotribes,” & Randomness

  time to rewake, bake, caffeinate | Dispatches from The Autistic Front, and other stuff. (TW for everything. Talkin about some dark things perhaps.)    ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Groovin on #autistichistory w/”Neurotribes” by Steve Silberman – this book is a MUST READ. +++++++++++++++++++ Let’s see if I can get this baby to work …. one . . . two . […]

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Culture & Community Divergent News Special Interests

Disabled People Destroy Science Fiction Guidelines – Uncanny Magazine

Reading period: January 15th, 2018 to February 15th 2018. Please do not submit anything until January 15th. Emails containing submissions will be deleted. (Uncanny Magazine uses the Moksha submission system.)   Who can submit: We welcome submission from writers who identify themselves as disabled. Identity is what matters for this issue. What kinds of disabilities? […]

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Advocates & Activists Divergent News Healthcare & Wellness Leadership & Government

Disability advocates arrested during health care protest at McConnell’s office – The Washington Post

Protesters say people were removed, some without their wheelchairs; police say 43 arrests Source: Disability advocates arrested during health care protest at McConnell’s office – The Washington Post

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Advocates & Activists Divergent News Leadership & Government

Ford Foundation Turns a Corner on Disability Rights | NOS Magazine

In 2016, the Ford Foundation made a commitment to social justice. Unfortunately, their early efforts were plagued with missteps when it came todisability community issues. In 2017, the Ford Foundat… Source: Ford Foundation Turns a Corner on Disability Rights | NOS Magazine