As Seen On Twitter | That’s the false narrative the #antivax lobby would like everyone to believe. | Prof Peter Hotez




Prof Peter Hotez MD PhD@PeterHotez

That’s the false narrative the #antivax lobby would like everyone to believe.

The truth: It’s a group of ringleaders who figured out how to monetize the internet selling advertising, fake books, phony autism cures, and then creating PACs aligned with extremist political parties


Jordan Sather@Jordan_Sather_ · Oct 5

Replying to @va_shiva @PeterHotez and @joeroganHotez’s claim that there’s “no science coming out of the antivax lobby” is false.

There are an incredible amount of scientists and researchers risking their livelihoods by putting forward websites, docs, books and more exposing the Big Pharma industry and the lies of vaccines.7:56 AM · Oct 5, 2019·


On YouTube, people with disabilities create content to show and normalize their experiences – The Washington Post

Ruby Ardolf, 14, has her own YouTube channel, featuring familiar aspects of a teen’s daily life and merchandise with messages of kindness and inclusion.

But Ruby is not a typical teen vlogger. She is disabled — one of 12 people worldwide with a genetic condition called Stromme syndrome, which results in microcephaly (small brain), and impaired vision and motor functioning.

YouTube channels by and about disabled individuals provide visibility into their daily lives and have drawn viewers. Special Books for Special Kids, which often shows significantly disabled children, has over 1 million subscribers, and Squirmy and Grubs, about an inter-abled couple, has about 450,000 subscribers. Both channels get millions of individual views. Ruby’s channel, Angie and Ruby , which co-stars and is produced by her mother, Angie Ardolf, has over 100,000 subscribers and millions of views …

Source: On YouTube, people with disabilities create content to show and normalize their experiences – The Washington Post


And Jouer We Go—More Makeup for the Mature Woman | Atypical 60

This is a review of products that I’ve purchased on my own. I am not an affiliate nor do I receive PR.  I just think these products are wonderful and wanted to share them with you! I’m just a…

Source: And Jouer We Go—More Makeup for the Mature Woman | Atypical 60


Autistic kids and birthdays | Autistic and Cheerful

There are shitloads of birthdays this time of year, aren’t there? While adults have the freedom to decide how, when and if they want to celebrate, kids often have things organised for them by…

Source: Autistic kids and birthdays | Autistic and Cheerful


Unsettling – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent.

It’s been a seriously grey day. Heavy rain due within a few hours. When it’s like this you can’t see where the road ends up. You end of questioning your judgement. On your own it …

Source: Unsettling – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent.


Labourer threatened to kill autistic bus passenger 12 times for ‘looking at him’ – Mirror Online

Billingham labourer Mark Harding, 31, threatened to kill his fellow bus passenger 12 times during the violent assault where victim screamed in terror

Source: Labourer threatened to kill autistic bus passenger 12 times for ‘looking at him’ – Mirror Online


Cure Autism Now … A Brief Introduction | Video

Cure Autism Now … A Brief History

Here’s a bit of history on CAN, one of the organizations that merged with Autism Speaks in 2007.

Many thanks to Amanda Seigler for documenting so much #AutisticHistory in her reports.

https://www.fierceautie.com/…/autistic-history-cure-autism-…

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