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Homeopaths ‘forbidden’ from offering autism ‘treatment’ by government watchdog | The Independent

Homeopaths have been warned by a government watchdog that they have three months to stop advertising therapies that claim to treat autism. The Professional Standards Authority (PSA) said on Thursday Source: Homeopaths ‘forbidden’ from offering autism ‘treatment’ by government watchdog | The Independent

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A Guide to Evaluating Vaccine Information for Legislators – VAXOPEDIA

Don’t let legislators who have been misinformed by lobbyists who are against vaccines shape new vaccine bills and policies. Source: A Guide to Evaluating Vaccine Information for Legislators – VAXOPEDIA

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Wakefield Gets Message From Autistic Community In Paris | Louis Brunel, Crimson Âû

This event took place in Paris, France June 13, 2019. Autistic activist Louis Brunel attended the Antivaxxer event with Andrew Wakefield, and delivered a message from the Autistic community. One of the most badass moments of 2019. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/crimson8/

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Autism Speaks Co-Opts Autistic Culture in Marketing Rebrand | They Call It A Kindness

Here are some tweets they sent out and responses from the Autistic Community. Screens as See On Twitter. Archiving them for Autistic History too. Autism Speaks …. Remember When?

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Hey, @AutismSpeaks, STOP Co-Opting Autistic Culture | You don’t speak for me or my Autistic kids | Eve Reiland

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Watch This New Short Film About a Non-Verbal Girl With Autism on Disney+

As part of a program aimed at discovering new storytellers and storytelling techniques, Disney+ released a short film in January featuring a non-verbal character with autism. And you should watch it with your kids. Source: Watch This New Short Film About a Non-Verbal Girl With Autism on Disney+

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Blocking the Ballot Box: Ending Misuse of the ADA to Close Polling Places

Despite the fact that the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 requires all polling places to be accessible to people with disabilities and the Help America Vote Act of 2002 mandates that all Americans have the right to a private and independent vote, polling places and voting stations across the U.S. remain largely inaccessible. In […]