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Hamburg Residents Continue to Push for Autism Signs

The village’s mayor is studying the issue. Source: Hamburg Residents Continue to Push for Autism Signs

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The Autism Crisis for Adults – Statistics vs. Solutions – The Good Men Project

Our society needs to prioritize the needs of people living with autism over autism prevention. Source: The Autism Crisis for Adults – Statistics vs. Solutions – The Good Men Project

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Autism advocacy group ends relationship with ‘Sesame Street’ over PSAs that ‘further stigma’ | TheHill

The Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN) announced Monday it has ended its partnership with “Sesame Street,” accusing the children’s show of “furthe Source: Autism advocacy group ends relationship with ‘Sesame Street’ over PSAs that ‘further stigma’ | TheHill

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‘Sesame Street’ Under Fire For PSAs About Autism That Add ‘Further Stigma’ | HuffPost Life

The Autistic Self Advocacy Network cut ties with the children’s show over public service ads the nonprofit says are harmful. An advocacy group has ended its partnership with “Sesame Street” after it ran new public service announcements featuring Julia, the show’s first autistic character. On Monday, the Autistic Self Advocacy Network announced its decision to cut ties with the educational […]

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#AutisticDignityDay | Âûgust 8th Âûtistic Dignity Day | Crimson Âû

An original idea by Maqqi Mucoi. We’ve decided that Âûgust 8th the 8th day of the 8th month of the year (double 8=double infinity symbol) will be Autistic Dignity Day. For this day allow yourmsef to be visible and with ID possible wearing a gold cloth, jewel, decoration and share your message about your Autisticness […]