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
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.
Amythest Schaber Published on May 10, 2019 Hi friends! In this vlog I discuss rest and recovery and what it looks like for me as an #ActuallyAutistic and chronically ill person, #PeeMath and why I won't be watching Endgame in theatre, and an #OwnVoices book recommendation. Avengers: Endgame's 3-hour runtime is a stark reminder of … Continue reading Activity to rest ratios 💤 Neurowondervlog #2 – YouTube
Despite being identified as ‘gifted and talented’, my son's only notable progression through primary school was his crippling anxiety – our education system just isn't designed for minds like his and mine. Source: Austerity Means My Autistic Son's Educational Future Is At Risk | HuffPost UK
We spoke to teenagers on the spectrum about how Greta Thunberg offers a different perspective on autism to the usual media portrayal. Source: Greta Thunberg and Asperger's: the impact of having someone proudly autisic in the spotlight
A family with two autistic children say two years of harassment by neighbours drove them out of their home. Source: 'We were bullied out of our home for being different' - BBC News