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Autism As We Live It | Autistic Avenger

174,000 people agree that the anti-Autistic trolls I encountered this morning are wrong. Who’d have guessed? It’s an anti-Autistic world. I’ll put some screenshots in the comments!” The Autistic Avenger May 21 at 9:10 AM ·  The Autistic neurotype is a natural part of Human Neurodiversity. We generally prefer the term “Autistic” to “having autism”. It […]

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Brands End Partnerships with Myka Stauffer—Read Their Statemnts

  “We are no longer working with this individual.”   YouTubers Myka and James Stauffer are facing increased backlash after announcing that they’ve “rehomed” their son Huxley nearly three years after adopting him from China. According to People, multiple companies have revealed they will no longer parter with the Stauffers, including Playtex Baby who told followers […]

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Child agencies knew of autistic brothers locked in room AND four-year-old ‘left to rot in her cot’ | Daily Mail Online

Two autistic brothers found locked in a filthy room and a four-year-old girl allegedly left to die in her cot were reportedly known to Queensland authorities. Source: Child agencies knew of autistic brothers locked in room AND four-year-old ‘left to rot in her cot’ | Daily Mail Online

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Twitter’s ex-CEO attacks Facebook for proliferation of Bill Gates conspiracy theories – Business Insider

There’s a big spat between Twitter and Facebook right now over the nature of free speech and censorship online. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appeared on Fox News on Thursday to say Facebook won’t apply fact-checks to political figures like Trump, following Twitter’s decision to fact-check two of the president’s tweets about mail-in voting. Former Twitter […]

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‘Measles parties’ and anti-vaxxers fueled 2019 outbreak in NYC

The findings should serve as a dire warning for those considering a “COVID-19 party.” Don’t let history repeat itself. Last year’s measles outbreak in New York City was significantly impacted by parents who refused to vaccinate their children and those who made their kids participate in ill-advised “measles parties,” a new study has found. The […]

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TGA initiates court proceedings against MMS Australia and director Charles Barton for alleged unlawful advertising | Mirage News

The Department of Health’s Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has initiated proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia in response to the alleged unlawful advertising of Miracle Mineral Supplement (also referred to as Miracle Mineral Solution) (MMS), dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) and other medicines by Southern Cross Directories Pty Ltd trading as MMS Australia. Source: TGA initiates […]

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Snapshot | Google Alert – autism | Circa September 25, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comThu, Sep 25, 2008, 2:04 PM Google News Alert for: autism Hamptons.comKnipfing Repeats As Champion Of Flying Point 10K For Autism AwarenessHamptons.com – Southampton,NY,USABy Brett Mauser Water Mill – Kim Covell founded the Flying Point 10K three years ago to help finance autism research. Now, as evidenced by […]