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An Autistic Perspective on Autism Awareness – THE CAROLINIAN

Catie Byrne Staff Writer   April 2 marked World Autism Awareness Day and throughout the month the topic of raising awareness for the developmental disability remains relevant to activists and … Source: An Autistic Perspective on Autism Awareness – THE CAROLINIAN

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Autism Speaks *still* does not speak for me – The Caffeinated Autistic

Most of the folks who read my blog do so because they googled the phrase “Why is Autism Speaks bad” or some variant.  They know me to be an outspoken person and not afraid to explain wh… Source: Autism Speaks still does not speak for me – The Caffeinated Autistic

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Controversy forces Edinburgh Castle to drop charity partner – Edinburgh Evening News

RED-faced bosses at Edinburgh Castle have been forced into an embarrassing change of plans after public outrage over a charity partner. Source: Controversy forces Edinburgh Castle to drop charity partner – Edinburgh Evening News

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New SBCC club works to support ‘neurodiversity’ on campus – The Channels

Source: New SBCC club works to support ‘neurodiversity’ on campus – The Channels

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On Autism and Cocktail Party Awareness | The Montage

Why ‘lighting it up blue’ does nothing for autistic people and only acceptance can change society Source: On Autism and Cocktail Party Awareness | The Montage

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Panera Bread brings back ‘Pieces of Hope’ cookies to benefit Autism Speaks of Central Ohio | WSYX

Look who’s back supporting the blue hate machine. sigh. — Eve Panera Bread has partnered with Autism Speaks of Central Ohio to bring back the annual Pieces of Hope for Autism cookies.Covelli Enterprises, the Ohio-based franchisee of Panera Bread, said 100% of the cookie proceeds benefit the foundation.The puzzle piec Source: Panera Bread brings back […]

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Autism Speaks does not deserve your money | Opinion | nwmissourinews.com

April is National Autism Awareness Month. People will be turning on blue porch lights and posting puzzle pieces all over social media to support those on the autism spectrum. Many Source: Autism Speaks does not deserve your money | Opinion | nwmissourinews.com