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

#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 … Continue reading #AutisticDignityDay | Âûgust 8th Âûtistic Dignity Day | Crimson Âû