Dear Celebrities: If You Want To Support Autistics, Then The Time Is Now To Stop Silencing Us & Listen Up 

[Jump To The Most Recent Celebrity List >>] In the past two decades celebrities, some knowingly and many unknowingly, have consistently spoken over Autistics to support Cure Autism Now, Autism Speaks, and their cohorts in the name of ’autism awareness’ or to ’save a generation of children’ from being Autistic. Some of these celebrities have …

Anthony Edwards: Autistics have a voice. When you testified for the Children’s Health Act of 2000, you silenced us. | October 2000 #AutisticHistory

AutisticHistory | October 2000 Image description: Square image divided. Left side features blue background and an image of a man with some hair wearing a lab coat, green scrubs and a stethoscope. Quote: “Celebrity is a strange commodity. You can’t live in it or put it in the bank. And it doesn’t last all that …

Cure Autism Now: President Clinton Signs Children’s Health Act, Will Provide $200 Million for Autism Research | Oct. 17, 2000 #AutisticHistory

President Clinton Signs Children's Health Act, Will Provide $200 Million for Autism Research CAN Parents were Key to Success "At 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2000 President Clinton signed the Children's Health Act of 2000 into law. The United States government has spoken with compassion and vision for a large group of suffering Americans, …

Cure Autism Now | Law moves children one step closer to cure | Nov. 1, 2000 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism

Law moves children one step closer to cure By Evelyn Tan PowersUSA TODAYNov 1, 2000 The quietly overwhelmed parents of children with autism found new reason for hope in mid-October when President Clinton signed the Children's Health Act of 2000. The law is a victory for one parent in particular: Jonathan Shestack, producer of the …

Cure Autism Now Board Of Directors, Honorary Board, AGRE Steering Committee & More | 2000 #AutisticHistory

DIRECTORS THE CAN BOARD OF DIRECTORS Portia E. Iversen  President (parent) Jonathan Shestack Vice President, Treasurer (parent) Ricki Robinson, M.D.  Medical Liaison (parent) Ellen Bolte  Secretary (parent) Sallie Bernard   Board Member (parent)  Andrea Bertrand  Board Member (parent) Anthony Edwards  Board Member  Elizabeth Emken  Board Member (parent) Nanci Fredkin  Board Member George Jones  Board Member (parent) Jonathan Kaunitz, M.D.  Board Member (parent) Marianne Lynch  Board Member (parent)  Jerome Shestack, Esq  Board member (grandparent)  THE CAN HONORARY BOARD …