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Shove That Puzzle Piece Symbol Where The Sun Don’t Shine. Thanks. |  Eve Reiland 

Sharing this (originally a comment on Facebook) here in regards to puzzle piece reclamation by Autistic folks. : The reclaimist movement – or apologist movement (not the same) – are both affecting and harming the movement to get this shit out of my kid’s schools, hospitals, zoos, grocery stores and more. Seriously, it pisses me […]

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Neurodiversity: Some Basic Terms & Definitions | Nick Walker

New paradigms often require a bit of new language. This is certainly the case with the neurodiversity paradigm – even the word neurodiversity itself is still relatively new, having been coined by autistic sociologist Judy Singer in 1998. I see many Source: Neurodiversity: Some Basic Terms & Definitions

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Guiding Principles for a Course on Autism

Early on in my process of designing my Critical Perspectives on Autism and Neurodiversity course for the undergraduate Interdisciplinary Studies program at California Institute of Integral Studies, I asked myself the question, “What are the most essential and indispensible guiding principles any … Source: Guiding Principles for a Course on Autism

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Non-complicit: Revisiting Hans Asperger’s Career in Nazi-era Vienna

  Non-complicit: Revisiting Hans Asperger’s Career inNazi-era Vienna DeanFalk 1,2     © Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature 2019 Abstract   Recent allegations that pediatrician Hans Asperger legitimized Nazi policies, including forced sterilization and child eutha– nasia, are refuted with newly translated and chronologically-ordered information that takes into account Hitler’s deceptive ‘halt’ […]

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As Seen On Facebook | My write up on the puzzle piece. I barely touch upon the T4 project during the Shoah (Holocaust). | Fierce Autie

Fierce Autie Yesterday at 8:14 AM ·  My write up on the puzzle piece. I barely touch upon the T4 project during the Shoah (Holocaust). I will do a more in depth one another time. Katherine Ruth Last Excellent, accurate and succinct. Just one note – rainbow infinity is more and more being used for broader neurodiversity, […]

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Âûtistic Spectrum New Zealand

Source: Âûtistic Spectrum New Zealand John Greally shared a post. Admin · 23 hrs ABA/PBS practitioners are repeatedly told to strictly avoid mentioning to parents any hidden or declared aversives, veiled or obvious coercion, “punishers” as their cult-like internal language refers to such force … but ABA/PBS ‘researchers’ are not so craftily disciplined. Innocent children are exposed to “Punishers” […]

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Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. | Puzzle 🧩 = life unworthy of life | Eve Reiland

Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. | Puzzle 🧩 = life unworthy of life | Eve Reiland