Autism Speaks, founded in 2005 by Bob and Suzanne Wright, sometimes seems to have taken over the entire conversation about autism in this country, what with their blue puzzle pieces littered all over the landscape, coming to symbolize, wrongly, autism itself. Yet in spite of their ostensible role as a voice for autism, they've got … Continue reading Why Autism Speaks Doesn’t Speak For Me (Circa 2013)
The new suit, filed in Miami, makes claims of child sexual abuse, sexual battery, conspiracy, and more. Source: Church of Scientology Hit With Child Sexual Abuse Allegation
Fierce Autie SPARK for Autism will not say what they will do with our DNA, we can only guess. It reminds me of the XMEN Mutant Registration Act. This says my thoughts on the whole mess. Comments Kay Kobetic It's 2019, your child is your child. Just love them how they are 😔 Author Fierce Autie Kay Kobetic pretty much … Continue reading SPARK for Autism will not say what they will do with our DNA | We Can Only Guess | Fierce Autie – Home
An autistic “Sesame Street” muppet is caught in a conflict between the most prominent autism organization in the United States advocating for early intervention, and autistic adults who see the condition as a difference, not a disease needing to be cured. Source: Autistic Self Advocacy Network breaks with Sesame Street over Autism Speaks ties - The Washington … Continue reading Autistic Self Advocacy Network breaks with Sesame Street over Autism Speaks ties – The Washington Post
Here's a message you friggin #Antivaxxers and #Bleachcult. Your 'idea' of a civil rights movement is shit. Autistics were already in a civil rights movement when I wrote this to a friend in 2008. And I was ALREADY on to the bullshit as a mom. Autism Speaks you did this, you funded this, you made this culture of hate … Continue reading #Antivaxxers and #Bleachcult | Your ‘idea’ of a civil rights movement is shit.
I am not fond of the Autism Speaks video, “I am Autism”. I think I’ve made that clear. I was heartened to hear that Autism Speaks had removed it from their website. That moment wa… Source: I am autism video removed from Autism Speaks’ website…or is it? | Left Brain Right Brain
Disability Community Condemns Autism Speaks October 7, 2009 For Immediate Release Contact: Ari Ne’eman, President Wednesday, October 7th, 2009 The Autistic Self Advocacy Network Phone: 732.763.5530 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com Over 60 organizations condemn lack of representation, exploitative and unethical practices by autism organization Washington, DC – More than 60 national, international, and local disability rights organizations have … Continue reading Disability Community Condemns Autism Speaks (Circa 2009) | Autistic Self Advocacy Network