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‘I Am Autism’ Advocacy Video Draws Controversy (Circa 2010) | HuffPost

The latest Autism-related controversy stems from a video, “I Am Autism,” created for Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism advocacy group, reports TIME. Directed by Academy Award-winning director Alfonso Cuarón and songwriter Billy Mann, each of whom have a young child with autism, the video has drawn the ire of autistic self-advocates who feel that […]

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Government Actions against DAN! Doctors

  Government Actions against DAN! Doctors Stephen Barrett, M.D. Defeat Autism Now! (DAN!) was a project of the Autism Research Institute (ARI) that began in 1995 and ended in 2010. From about 2001 through 2011, ARI’s Web site published a Clinical Registry that listed the names of doctors who had attended DAN! conferences. In July […]

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Jenny McCarthy still thinks vaccines cause autism – Bad Astronomy : Bad Astronomy | Circa Feb 2010

The web is abuzz about an interview antivax activist and public health threat Jenny McCarthy did with Time magazine. A lot of folks seem to think that McCarthy is backtracking on her claims that vaccines cause autism. Let me be very clear: that simply isn’t true. McCarthy is still making the same debunked, discredited, and […]

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Please Do Not Try To Bleach The Autism Out Of Your Children | Daily Babble Newsletter SS | Circa June 2012

Note: The images are no longer available. This is a screenshot of the newsletter how it looks in the inbox today with missing images. The link goes to a broken page now, story is not available. – Eve Reiland

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Miracle Mineral Supplement – MMS | Next Major Toxic Hazard … Dr. Joseph Mercola | Circa Aug 2010

Aug 16, 2010, 11:39 AM | Google Alerts Next Major Toxic Hazard that Can Ruin You and Your Children’s HealthBy Dr. Joseph MercolaSusan Shaw, an internationally recognized marine toxicologist, author and explorer, shows evidence the toxic Gulf of Mexico oil slick is being kept off of beaches only at devastating cost to the health of the deep sea.Miracle Mineral Supplement […]

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Jenny McCarthy Keynote Address | autismone.org | Circa 2010 | #BleachCult

Jenny McCarthy Keynote Address Autism Redefined 2010 SPEAKERS BY DAY PRINTABLE SCHEDULESPEAKER BIOS & PRESENTATION ABSTRACTSHOTEL/LOCATION INFORMATION MONDAY & TUESDAYLecture ScheduleLymphatic TherapyStudent Scholars for Autism ProgramWin-Win Parenting for the Autism Spectrum Child WEDNESDAYLecture ScheduleNAA Presents: The Restraint and Seclusion Prevention SymposiumHomeopathy & Homotoxicology and Their Role in Reversing Vaccine InjuryDynamics of Healthful DietAutism, the Brain, […]

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ASF Signs on to ASAT’s Open Letter to Autism Speaks | ASF Blog | circa September 10, 2010

ASF Signs on to ASAT’s Open Letter to Autism Speaks September 10, 2010 by autismsciencefoundation Letter Urges Autism Speaks to Correct Website Statement Regarding Autism and Vaccines (September 10, 2010—New York, NY) —The Autism Science Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting and funding autism research, today announced that it has signed on to an open letter […]