Dear Politicians and Lawmakers, I'm Autistic and I vote. Guess what, many Autistic people are also voting Americans. Not that you've thought about our minority group in this manner ... for the most part. In the past, so many of you, from all political parties and almost all affiliations, have used Autistic people for your … Continue reading Dear Politicians and Lawmakers, I’m Autistic and I Vote … #IAmAutisticAndIVote
The college admissions scandal harmed disabled students-- present and future. Disability is not a costume, and accommodations are not accessories. Source: The College Admissions Scandal Harmed Autistics and All Disabled People | The Aspergian | A Neurodivergent Collective Activism International
Anti-vax and vaccine hesitant communities have launched powerful narrative appeals to counter scientific fact—and it doesn’t take much for them to put us all at risk. Source: My 12 Week Old Baby Shouldn’t Be at Risk of Measles. Anti-vax Stories Mean She Is | Opinion
Instead of “normalizing” autistic people, and instead of spreading awareness of autism as if it’s a life-threatening disease like cancer, let’s focus on the imperative of acceptance. Source: No more autism awareness
https://twitter.com/AIMautistic/status/1127920574162927616 A.I.M - Autistic Inclusive Meets@AIMautistic 5:56 AM · May 13, 2019 · We need to do away with functioning labels once & for all, they are harmful & misinforming. Parents are struggling to get ECHP's for their autistic children, because t 'high functioning' is being put in the forms. This gives a false impression … Continue reading As Seen On Twitter | We need to do away with functioning labels once & for all, they are harmful & misinforming. | @AIMAutistic
Summary If only they could have spoken out. Lucy thinks she’s better than the other girls. Maybe if she’s pointing fingers at everyone else, no one will see the secret she’s hiding. Ulana comes fro… Source: We Are Not Okay // Spoiler Free Review!! // A Feminist Tale on Supporting Other Women – CrankyAutistic
Since the world changed things have become financially very tight. Two wages became one. That one wage was a full time steady one but it quickly became a part time zero hours contract. We have two … Source: Restricted View – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a … Continue reading Restricted View – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent.