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The Yearly Shatner Shit Show In The Name Of @AutismSpeaks Has Begun | Yes, It Started Early This Year | #kindnesscounts

Screens for now. Working on transcribe to be posted soon.

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3 things people don’t know about autistic girls and women | SBS Voices

Up until recently, the behavioural indicators for autism have been based on criteria sourced from boys and men. Source: 3 things people don’t know about autistic girls and women | SBS Voices

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Facebook bans coronavirus ‘miracle cure’ ads – Naked Security

Facebook, like other platforms, has seen fake news, mass-buying of face masks, and misinformation about bleach being a cure for COVID-19. Source: Facebook bans coronavirus ‘miracle cure’ ads – Naked Security

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Father Found Guilty, Mom Takes Plea Deal After Starving Daughter For ‘Religious Reasons’ | Michael Stone

Faith Healing Kills: Conservative Christian parents in Michigan who refused to get their dying daughter medical attention because of “religious reasons” […] Source: Father Found Guilty, Mom Takes Plea Deal After Starving Daughter For ‘Religious Reasons’ | Michael Stone

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‘The Goop Lab’: A look at Gwyneth Paltrow’s pseudoscience | Opinion | thebatt.com

  Gwyneth Paltrow’s “The Goop Lab” is an excellent example why we may need to censor certain shows. The show explores “alternative medicines” through tests which run the course of each Source: ‘The Goop Lab’: A look at Gwyneth Paltrow’s pseudoscience | Opinion | thebatt.com

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Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced to 3 years for ‘Healthy Holly’ children’s book fraud scheme – Baltimore Sun

Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh, who held elected offices in Baltimore for two decades and was elevated by voters to lead the city after the upheaval of 2015, was sentenced to three years in federal prison Thursday for a fraud scheme involving a children’s book series. Source: Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced to 3 […]

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How you and your workplace can protect yourselves from the novel coronavirus – CNN

The novel coronavirus is now a “public health emergency of international concern,” killing more than 2,700 people and infecting more than 80,000 worldwide. Source: How you and your workplace can protect yourselves from the novel coronavirus – CNN