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A Triptych of Triptychs for Designing for Neurological Pluralism – Ryan Boren

ANI launched its online list, ANI-L, in 1994. Like a specialized ecological niche, ANI-L had acted as an incubator for Autistic culture, accelerating its evolution. In 1996, a computer programmer in the Netherlands named Martijn Dekker set up a list called Independent Living on the Autism Spectrum, or InLv. People with dyslexia, ADHD, dyscalculia, and […]

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Take A Peek Inside: My Experience with Yoga as an Autistic Person – Edge of the Playground

I was never a healthy child. In addition to having autism, I spent many weeks in the hospital for one reason or another due to comorbid conditions. I also always seemed to get the most rare types o… Source: Take A Peek Inside: My Experience with Yoga as an Autistic Person – Edge of the […]

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Baby Steps in the Right Direction – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

So, I watched an episode of “God Friended Me.” It involved a woman and her autistic son. I believe the portrayal of the autistic son was realistic, albeit there were several stereotypes I have to p… Source: Baby Steps in the Right Direction – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

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Model Maye Musk On Defying The Odds And Her Influence On Elon

The history-making model on redefining the beauty industry and raising billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk Source: Model Maye Musk On Defying The Odds And Her Influence On Elon

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The New Atlanta Billionaires Behind An Unlikely Tech Unicorn

Ben Chestnut and Dan Kurzius have built billion-dollar fortunes by helping save small businesses the old-fashioned way: email. Source: The New Atlanta Billionaires Behind An Unlikely Tech Unicorn

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Box Office: Bradley Cooper And Lady Gaga’s ‘A Star Is Born’ Earns Huge $43M Weekend

‘The Hate U Give’ had a promising $500,000 debut in 36 theaters. Source: Box Office: Bradley Cooper And Lady Gaga’s ‘A Star Is Born’ Earns Huge $43M Weekend

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Highlights from Voices for Change 2018 | CPEHN

HIGHLIGHTS FROM: Voices for Change Conference Last month we convened over 200 community and healthcare leaders at our biennial conference Voices for Change: Mobilizing for Health Equity. At a time when we have seen attack after attack against the health and well-being of our communities, we came together to discuss how we can leverage our collective power to […]