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The Autistic Crisis Is Now | Video

The Autistic Crisis is now. [TW: suicide] Please take a stand with Autistics and help us live. https://www.facebook.com/TheAutisticC… #lightitupgold #eachmindmatters #weareworthy #actuallyautistic

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3 Autistic & Disabled Discrediting Tactics To Know | Video

From Jim Sinclair | Any attempt by a group of disempowered people to challenge the status quo has been met by remarkably similar efforts to discredit them. The discrediting tactics used most frequently are: 1) If at all possible, to deny that the persons mounting the challenge are really members of the group to which […]

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International Autist Human Rights Charter | Video

1. THE RIGHT TO LIFE  We will prevent eugenic elimination of autistic people by opposing pre-natal testing for autism. 2. THE RIGHT TO HUMANITY  We will oppose physically or mentally harmful “treatments” targeting autistic people. 3. THE RIGHT TO PARITY  We will emphasise the “spectrum” view of autism, and de-emphasise the differences between the various […]

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Disability + Voting = Power (California) – Video

Disability + Voting = Power (California)

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The disgraced anti-vaxx doctor, the supermodel and the measles epidemic | Stuff.co.nz

A resurgent anti-vaxx movement in the United States has seen the group’s ‘Godfather’ enlist some high-profile friends. Source: The disgraced anti-vaxx doctor, the supermodel and the measles epidemic | Stuff.co.nz

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Divergent News Healthcare & Wellness

People are still drinking bleach—and vomiting and pooping their guts out | Stock News Brief

  The US Food and Drug Administration this week released an important health warning that everyone should heed: —potentially life-threatening—and you should not do it. The warning may seem unnecessary, but guzzling bleach is an unfortunately persistent problem. Unscrupulous sellers have sold “miracle” bleach elixirs for decades, claiming that they can cure everything from cancer […]

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How Scientology doubled its downtown Clearwater footprint in 3 years | Investigations | Tampa Bay Times

The mysterious deals could reshape downtown Clearwater. Source: How Scientology doubled its downtown Clearwater footprint in 3 years | Investigations | Tampa Bay Times