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Schools Aren’t Going to Reopen This Fall – The Atlantic

  In March, we were all living in 15-day increments. Working from home and distance learning, for those who had the terrible luxury of such things, would be a weeks-long affair, surreal but temporary. Fifteen days to flatten the curve. Fifteen days to slow the spread.   Scientists warned us even then that a return […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa October 23, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comOct 23, 2008, 5:40 PM Google News Alert for: autism Oxytocin to treat Autism is topic of UC Davis Lecture Nov 12Rocklin and Roseville Today – Rocklin,CA,USAEric Hollander, a psychiatrist and former director of the Seaver and New York Autism Center of Excellence at Mount Sinai School of […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa October 21, 2008

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comOct 21, 2008, 5:31 PM Google News Alert for: autism Location of autism facility ‘a folly’Irish Times – Dublin,IrelandLord Maginnis of Drumglass will be advocating increased North-South co-operation on the issue of autism. “Obviously this old unionist isn’t really going to …See all stories on this topic Telegraph.co.ukShould […]

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Why “The Girl from Ipanema”‘ Is a Richer & Weirder Song Than You Ever Realized | Open Culture

Say what you want about YouTube’s negative effects (endless soy faces, influencers, its devious and fascist-leaning algorithms) but it has offered to creators a space in which to indulge. […] Source: Why “The Girl from Ipanema”‘ Is a Richer & Weirder Song Than You Ever Realized | Open Culture

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David & Christina Show Special – Interview with Raff Pylon | The David and Christina Show

Welcome to this special of the David & Christina Show. This special has Christina interviewing an up and coming singer, songwriter and producer called Raff Pylon. Based in Montreal, Canada, he was recently featured in his country’s version of The Voice. Starting off from his group ‘Broadway’, he had great success with a couple of […]

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What to Know When Accessing Services for the First Time – Trans Autistic Feminist

Content warning for discussion of systematic ableism, gaslighting Hi all, Navigating services in 2020 is a huge challenge, as people who have been following politics and issues concerning marginalised people will be aware of. Here are some things to know when navigating services as a multiply marginalised person. This article is aimed primarily at people […]

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‘Mental Illness Is Not An Excuse, But It Is A Reason’: How To Talk About Kanye West’s Behavior | Here & Now

Erratic behavior is something of a brand for the famous rapper and producer, but his disclosure that he lives with bipolar disorder also necessitates what we think about his behavior through a mental health lens. Source: ‘Mental Illness Is Not An Excuse, But It Is A Reason’: How To Talk About Kanye West’s Behavior | […]