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Did Bobby Kennedy Admit That Chickenpox Kills People? – VAXOPEDIA

Bobby Kennedy finally gets it right, admitting that chickenpox killed 100 people a year in the pre-vaccine era. Source: Did Bobby Kennedy Admit That Chickenpox Kills People? – VAXOPEDIA

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Patti Smith Sings “People Have the Power” with a Choir of 250 Fellow Singers | Open Culture

To redeem the work of fools—Patti SmithAs protest songs go, ‘People Have the Power’ by Godmother of Punk Patti Smith and her late husband Fred Sonic Smith is a true upper. Source: Patti Smith Sings “People Have the Power” with a Choir of 250 Fellow Singers | Open Culture

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In Conversation with Autistic Mutual Aids Society Edinburgh | The Student

What’s Autistic Mutual Aid Society Edinburgh (AMASE)? AMASE is a representative Autistic People’s Organisation (APO). This means that we are led by autistic people and aim to represent the views an… Source: In Conversation with Autistic Mutual Aids Society Edinburgh | The Student

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An autistic man’s emailed warning was mistaken for a school shooting threat • Long Beach Post News

Outside a Long Beach courtroom last month, Nicole Thibeau hugged one of her former students, a 20-year-old man with autism still trying to make sense of why he’d spent a night in jail. Source: An autistic man’s emailed warning was mistaken for a school shooting threat • Long Beach Post News

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Arizona Schools Strive To Accommodate Students With Autism | KJZZ

Some Arizona schools are working on making accommodations for students on the autism spectrum, both in public and private schools.One such program for students on the autism spectrum is called the Source: Arizona Schools Strive To Accommodate Students With Autism | KJZZ

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Autistics United ask to be heard as they protest Richmond march | Richmond News

Autistics United Vancouver — a self-advocacy group — will march this Sunday in Richmond to protest a walk that claims to speak for them. The message that Autistics United members want to send is . . . Source: Autistics United ask to be heard as they protest Richmond march | Richmond News

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Government’s $1.8 Billion Funding of Autism Research Does Not Do Enough to Address the Diagnosis Gender Gap, Say Experts

The Autism CARES Act of 2019 will see funding go towards people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and their families—a package that will be spread out over a five-year period. Source: Government’s $1.8 Billion Funding of Autism Research Does Not Do Enough to Address the Diagnosis Gender Gap, Say Experts