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Stop The Deportation Of Vulnerable Autistic Man Osime Brown! | Petition

Autistic Inclusive Meets started this petition to home office and 1 other Osime Brown is 21 years old, he is profoundly autistic and developmentally younger than his peers. Osime is also learning disabled, dyslexic and due to his time in care has since been diagnosed with PTSD, and suffers with depression. Osime was jailed in 2018 over the theft […]

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US bans shock ‘treatment’ on children with special needs at Boston-area school | US news | The Guardian

The US government has banned an electric shock machine that is used to zap children and young adults with special needs in a school outside Boston – the only institution in the world known to practice the controversial punishment “treatment”. …   Source: US bans shock ‘treatment’ on children with special needs at Boston-area school […]

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Disability policies highlight major differences among U.S. presidential hopefuls | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Most of the top contenders for the U.S. Democratic presidential nomination have released comprehensive plans for disability policies. To a one, the policies call greater attention than in past elections to problems that affect people with disabilities — including those with autism. Source: Disability policies highlight major differences among U.S. presidential hopefuls | Spectrum | […]

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While @WilliamShatner Rages Against Autistic People on Twitter … @AutismSpeaks Pushes Lipservice & BS With #KindnessCounts

While @WilliamShatner rages on Twitter (he’s an Autism Speaks spokesperson), against Autistic people, Autistic culture and the Autistic civil rights movement — A$ is spilling out the #kindnesscounts lipservice bullshittery. Nothing new here folks – other than A$ co-opted Autistic civil and human rights movement, and one that’s AGAINST THEM, into their new REBRANDED MARKETING of themselves included the […]

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I’m convinced William Shatner despises autistic people … | #KindnessCounts

ꌗꌩꀸ@autisticpastor I’m convinced William Shatner despises autistic people and only supports autism speaks to get a reaction out of us. This is beyond weird. Who supports a org. centered around a disability and then maligns those with said disability? Who exactly is he supporting? Lol8:46 PM · Feb 26, 2020·Twitter for iPhone democracy4all@CrAPwematter·Feb 26Replying to@autisticpastorShat […]

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William Shatner Is Attacking Autistic People Again | #KindnessCounts

 Faye Fahrenheit ∞@FayeFahrenheit William Shatner is attacking autistic people again, for speaking out against the hate group Autism Speaks, which he is a supporter of. I’d like to remind everybody that the autistic community considers it a badge of honor if you are blocked by William Shatner on Twitter. Feb 27Replying to@FayeFahrenheitand@ScribeandcomicAs someone who has been […]

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William Shatner Can Go Fuck Himself | The Shatner Files 2020

Thad  Star Trek: The Cruise@TyranicusThis is not the first time I have said this, and I suspect it is far from the last. William Shatner can go fuck himself.11:14 AM · Feb 25, 2020·Twitter Web App Robot face Harley Rainbow flag@TheGhoulFriend·Feb 25Replying to@TyranicusWhy does he hate us so much? I don’t get it. It’s really depressingTomas […]