Activists Out There Makin’ It Happen (just to note a few!)
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Latest in campaigns
- Tiny lights of hope flutter, with busy wings in the nightroom, spark a yearn to flourish in the palm of my soul. | Circa 2013
- So UCSF says the same thing. Psychogenic Non Epileptic Seizures. | Circa Aug 1, 2011
- We are off to the library | Circa 2005
- This Blog is Now Closed | Circa Sept 29 2011
- Alright Hillary, I built the village. Now what? | Circa Sept 17 2010
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THE 10 POINTS OF Âû (The Autistic Union)
I am Autistic. [or] I support those who are Autistic.
I embrace my Autism as a very significant part of my identity.
I embrace those who would sacrifice to protect all Autistic life.
I embrace the belief that Autism does not need any “curing”.
I embrace the self-advocacy goal of “Everything about us, with us”.
I embrace the definition of Autism as a neuro-social difference.
I embrace measures directed at protecting Autistics from attack.
I embrace a person-centred approach to all Autism issues.
I embrace rigorous scientific approaches to co-occurring conditions.
I embrace Autistics leading their own welfare organisations.
Autistics & Allies Supporting THE 10 POINTS OF Âû
I’m an Autistic mom to Autistic kids — and non-autistic kid. I pledge to fight for the future of my people, my future generations and for all us Autistics to have a better quality of life, supports and a voice in our communities and in leadership. I pledge to work hard everyday to make this … Continue reading Eve Reiland
That we will always be against a cure, for advocacy, and supportive of all autistic people.
I Pledge . . . To follow the 10 Principles outlined by the Autistic Union. As co-founder of Au (Autistic Union), with my son, Luke Greally, I want to live in a world where Autistics like us are accepted, not denigrated and harmed. Where Autism is seen as a natural element of depth of variation … Continue reading John Greally