Archived | Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton to Serve as Honorary Chair for Fifth Annual Westchester-Fairfield Walk … | Circa May 16, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton to Serve as Honorary Chair for Fifth Annual Westchester-Fairfield Walk for Autism Research on Sunday, June 4 NEW YORK (May 16, 2006) - Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-NY) will serve as the honorary chair for the fifth annual Westchester-Fairfield Walk for Autism Research on Sunday, June 4, it was announced today …

Archived | Autism Speaks: The Launch of a New Public Service Ad Campaign and a Series of Special Events … | Circa March 20, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

The Launch of a New Public Service Ad Campaign and a Series of Special Events Highlight Autism Speaks' Efforts During Autism Awareness Month NEW YORK (March 20, 2006) - Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and raising money to fund autism research, today announced a series of special events – …

Archived | Actress Patricia Heaton Fights For Autism | Circa October 8, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Emmy-Awarding Winner Speaks Out on House Bill  Oct. 8, 2006 — Actress Patricia Heaton has won Emmys for her star turn on "Everybody Loves Raymond." Now, the mother of four boys is lending her political clout to the fight against autism. Teaming up with "Cure Autism Now," Heaton is pushing Congress to free up legislation that …

Archived | Autism Speaks Applauds Unanimous Approval of Combating Autism Act by United States Senate | Circa August 4, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Landmark Legislation Authorizing Nearly $1 Billion in Autism Funding Now Moves to the House of Representatives (NEW YORK, NY - August 4, 2006) – Leadership of Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and raising money to fund autism research, today applauded last night's passage in the United States Senate of …

Archived | Combating Autism: ‘Past Time’ for Help on Autism by Rick Santorum | Circa June 16, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Santorum: 'Past Time' for Help on Autism Senator Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania discussed the Combating Autism Act in his weekly column dated June 16, 2006. Combating Autism  By Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA) Each year, about 24,000 children are diagnosed as having autism spectrum disorder in the United States. It is the fastest-growing developmental disability we …

What Does Representation By Organizations In Lieu Of Autistic People Look Like? It Looks Like A Self-Serving “Autism Epidemic” | Eve Reiland

What does representation by organizations in lieu of Autistic people look like? It looks like antivaxxers, quackery, cure movement, conversion therapy (ABA), autism myth, autism tragedy, autistic stigma and the worst people who have dehumanized, belittled and silenced Autistic people from leadership and participation in healthcare and other legislation about us. These are the autism …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Demand Congressional Action on the Combating Autism Act | Circa August 3, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

The Senate approved an amended version of the Combating Autism Act (S. 843) on August 3, 2006, which is supported by all major autism organizations. The House bill has 227 supporters, more than half of the entire House, but House consideration has been stalled by Energy & Commerce Committee Chairman Joe Barton (R-TX). (He wants …