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Chester hosting its first ever Autistic Pride event this summer – Chester Chronicle | Agony Autie

It’s been organised by autistic online speaker Agony Autie Source: Chester hosting its first ever Autistic Pride event this summer – Chester Chronicle

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As Seen On Facebook | … on Autism Pride Day allow your children some dignity and respect! Stop degrading your children for comments and liked on social media! via Emma Dalmayne

Warning some swearing. Please share. Parents from an autistic on Autism Pride Day allow your children some dignity and respect! Stop degrading your children for comments and liked on social media!

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An autistic teenager from Lake Zurich challenges long odds to try and earn Boy Scouts’ highest rank – Lake Zurich Courier

Anthony “A.J.” Gockenbach, 17, of Lake Zurich, who is a Boy Scout with autism, is trying to accomplish a rare feat. Source: An autistic teenager from Lake Zurich challenges long odds to try and earn Boy Scouts’ highest rank – Lake Zurich Courier

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‘Where are we going to go?’ Mom, autistic son face eviction – East Bay Times

A family protected by rent control for 13 years now finds itself targeted for eviction. Source: ‘Where are we going to go?’ Mom, autistic son face eviction – East Bay Times

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How Tiffany Haddish Tried to Have Sex with Leonardo DiCaprio AS HIS AUTISTIC CHARACTER, Arnie Grape | Circa June 13, 2018

NOTE: Just what in the ever-loving fuck?!?!?!? What an ableist bitch. I can’t believe this shit is in People. Does everyone fucking hate autistics and mock us? — Eve “Never one to shy away from divulging details about celebrity encounters, the 38-year-old actress told THR she “met him at a party two, three months ago.”   “I asked […]

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As Seen On Facebook | Cop Attacks Little Girl With Autism: Content Warning: Child Abuse, Shooting, Suicide… – via Âûtistic News Feed

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Fired Williamson County deputy now accused of punching child – KXAN

Former Deputy Jack Danford faces a third-degree injury to a child charge, in addition to public intoxication and resisting arrest. Source: Fired Williamson County deputy now accused of punching child – KXAN