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Did You Know Your Company Could Invest In Autism? | Here’s A PDF of How To Make Money Off An Autistic’s Back | Autism Speaks

aic_2015_sponsorship There is no better way to reach your target audience than through Event Marketing and Sponsorships! At AIC 2015, we have many sponsorship opportunities available. We will work closely with you to help you get the recognition you deserve. Let’s discuss how we can create and customize an integrated sponsorship program. Branding and Awareness Relationship […]

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How the Kiehl’s and Autism Speaks partnership came about | News | Autism Speaks

How did this wonderful partnership with Matthew McConaughey come to be? We’d love to know the inside scoop. Source: How the Kiehl’s and Autism Speaks partnership came about | News | Autism Speaks   How did this wonderful partnership with Matthew McConaughey come to be? We’d love to know the inside scoop. Truthfully, it was […]

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Courtney Topic’s final moments before police shooting revealed in footage – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Taser footage of mentally ill 22-year-old Courtney Price before she was shot dead at Hoxton Park shows her wielding a knife. Source: Courtney Topic’s final moments before police shooting revealed in footage – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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Thousands lose right to vote under ‘incompetence’ laws | National Politics | journaltimes.com

WASHINGTON — Like many people with autism, Greg Demer is bright but has difficulty communicating. He has a passion for the history of military aircraft, but he can’t quite keep Source: Thousands lose right to vote under ‘incompetence’ laws | National Politics | journaltimes.com

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Homeless Arizona woman killed by Uber self-driving SUV was ‘like everyone’s aunt’

The Arizona pedestrian killed by an Uber self-driving vehicle was a homeless woman close to getting off the streets, her friends said, describing her as a fighter who took care of those around her. Elaine Herzberg, 49, known fondly as “Elle” and “Ms. Elle,” was widely known and liked Source: Homeless Arizona woman killed by […]

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#HowToPissOffDisabledPeople hashtag on Twitter

Source: (*) #HowToPissOffDisabledPeople hashtag on Twitter VÏCTORÏA‏ @tori_casey 4m4 minutes ago More “I just saw you get out of your car/stand up/walk, why are you in a wheelchair?” #HowToPissOffDisabledPeople Josh Blincow‏ @Mightyjebster 5m5 minutes ago More Me: From my entire life’s experience, I’m not going to be able to do this thing without there being big consequences for me, […]

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Updated: Remember Aaron Pajich | Victim of Autistic Abuse & Murder :( #RememberPajich

  Setting it straight: Aaron Pajich 1998 – 2012 – and murdered by  Non-Autistic and Autistic women. ‘Killing for pleasure’: Women who killed autistic teen jailed for life https://www.stuff.co.nz/world/101872708/killing-for-pleasure-women-who-killed-autistic-teen-jailed-for-life Woman killed autistic teen to cross murder off her ‘bucket list’ https://nypost.com/2017/11/02/woman-killed-autistic-teen-to-cross-murder-off-her-bucket-list/