If so much as a penny goes to Autism Speaks, count me out. | Message From The Archives 2008

Sun, May 4, 2008, 10:55 AM | Comment Left On Blog abfh has left a new comment on your post "Beyond April: Blogging and raising money for autis...":  If so much as a penny goes to Autism Speaks, count me out. They are funding research to develop a prenatal test and expect to do so by …

Archived | e-Speaks: Chevrolet and Autism Speaks Team Up to Drive Autism Awareness | Circa March 28, 2008

e-Speaks || March 28, 2008Chevrolet and Autism Speaks Team Up to Drive AutismAwarenessSpread the word: Chevrolet has teamed up with AutismSpeaks to drive home the message of autism awareness. During April – Autism Awareness Month – visitors to the Autism Speaks website (www.autismspeaks.org), can click on the “Help Chevy Help Autism” icon and take a virtual test drive of the 2008 North American Car of the …

Adventures in Autism: Statement on Autism Speaks from Katie Wright

Several weeks ago I did an interview with David Kirby, which was subsequently made available to F.A.I.R. Autism Media. During this interview, I made a few comments which upset some members of NAAR as well as some parents of older autistic children. It was never my intent to upset parents. I am terribly sorry if …

Jon Shestack of CAN and Autism Speaks Makes A Personal Response | #NotAnAutisticAlly

June 19, 2007 Jon Shestack of CAN and Autism Speaks Makes A Personal Response This morning Jon Shestack, founder of CAN and board member of Autism Speaks left a very personal, very public response to the events of the last month that culminated in yesterday's New York Times front page story on the Wrights. I am …

Suzanne Wright Speaks. Does Autism Speaks Listen? | HuffPost

On May 1, 2006, Suzanne Wright, founder of Autism Speaks promised me that Autism Speaks would study whether mercury and vaccines are part of the cause of the autism epidemic. Here’s the video [Quicktime required]. Mrs. Wright made this promise at the Children Making Strides/Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation event in Waltham, Massachusetts, where she and David Kirby were …

An Open Letter to Suzanne Wright, Co-Founder, Autism Speaks | The Arc Blog

Yesterday I had the privilege of attending an event at the White House celebrating the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy signing into law what later led to the Developmental Disability Assistance and Bill of Rights Act.  In light of this historic anniversary, I feel compelled to comment Source: An Open Letter to Suzanne …