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Anti Semitism in 2020 | Fierce Autie

During most problems in society, the Jewish people are usually to blame by white supremacy. This is especially true now. There is no doubt that now is a racially tense time. This is the time for different minorities to band together. The Jewish community has been standing for the Black community as soon as the […]

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QuackWatch | FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION Warning Letter: Golden Sunrise Pharmaceutical | Circa April 29, 2020

United States of AmericaFEDERAL TRADE COMMISSIONSouthwest Region 1999 Bryan St., Ste. 2150Dallas, Texas 75201April 29, 2020 WARNING LETTER VIA EMAIL TO info@goldensunrisephamaceutical.comGolden Sunrise PharmaceuticalP.O. Box 510Porterville, California 93258 Re: Unsubstantiated Claims for Coronavirus Prevention or TreatmentTo Whom It May Concern, This is to advise you that FTC staff has reviewed your website at on April […]

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Faking Disability to Avoid Masks Breaks at Least 3 Commandments | Matthew Schneider

  BY FR. MATTHEW P. SCHNEIDER, LC In recent weeks, many places have required people to wear masks when entering. Close contact with others could transmit COVID without a mask. However, not everyone wants to. And some people with certain disabilities are unable to wear one. They might use a face shield instead, so it isn’t […]

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Communal Cherub Acapellas: An account of being autistic and LGBTQ+

16:55 30th June 2020 by George Morl   This personal ‘episodic’ account and manifesto discusses the ways in which sexuality and Neurodivergence may be experientially related… does solitude have to be a negative venture? Pride celebrations over the summer also include International Disability Day and Autistic Pride. Though separate events, together these encourage solidarity in the ways […]

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Autism Is an Identity, Not a Disease: Inside the Neurodiversity Movement

by Katerine Reynolds Lewis   At first glance, the Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN) annual gala in November looked like many a Washington, D.C., nonprofit fundraiser. Approaching the swank ballroom of a downtown hotel, I saw the standard check-in table by the door, and coat check nearby. But with my drink ticket, I received an […]

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Justice for Monica. Stop the court from sending her to a pedophile | Petition

Fierce Autistics And Allies started this petition to Bryan Steil and 5 others Monica is an 8-year-old Autistic child that lives with her father in the state of Texas. Recently, her biological mother has decided to petition for enforcement of pervious custody arrangement of her daughter without considering the effects it could have on her […]

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Those face mask ADA exemption cards are dangerous nonsense.

Nondisabled scammers want you to believe that the ADA “protects” them from having to wear a face mask in public. Don’t believe them.   Every morning I get a text message from my disabled grandmother’s nursing home telling me how many residents have died “COVID related deaths” since the pandemic began. As of Friday morning? […]