Autistic Community Voices: Creating Autistic Suffering, ASAN Statement, Autistic Routines & More | May 19, 2022

Autistic & Divergent Voices These things are not luxuries By Julia Bascom at Just Stimming … Historically, Washington, DC has only provided home and community-based services (HCBS) to people with developmental disabilities who also have an intellectual disability. This year, DC is joining most of the rest of the country in expanding eligibility to include …

It’s 2022 and the Autistic Revolution Is Just Getting Started | Note via Eve Reiland #StopBigAutism #BanABA

International Badass Activists [Just a note with thoughts about 2022. - Eve Reiland] Back in the archives, daily protest and seeding the search routine. I have two speeds these days, slow and slower. I’m gearing up for ‘the month’ and feels like there’s not enough time to get my personal project list done. Any other …

Archived | Town & Country Magazine: Autism’s Angels | Circa August 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA

s town_and_countryDownload Town & Country Magazine August 2006 Special Report: The Latest On Autism AUTISM’S ANGELS The devastating disorder is inexplicably on the rise, and some visionary families have joined forces to promote awareness — and to find answers.  By Diane Guernsey David Slatkin is irresistible: a meltingly adorable seven-year-old who, with his thick, golden-brown …

Autistic Voices WorldWide: From WTAF 60 Minutes Australia To Authentic Autistic Representation | October 14, 2021

Autistic & Divergent Voices: October 14, 2021 Autistic and Divergent voices worldwide: Here are just a few Autistic and Divergent voices, plus a few allies, as captured on October 14, 2021. 60 Minutes Australia Is WTAF? | October 2021 [TW: Very distressing, filicide, suicide, murder, eugenics, abuse, ableism, and more] Bypass and jump to next …

Grief isn’t “natural” – it’s a product of ableism. | Suburban Autistics

In communities of parents of disabled kids (and sometimes adults), there is a tendency to see disability as inherently problematic, tragic, and disappointing. I have observed that this belief is held by most parents of non-disabled children too, and also by many childless people. It is held by teachers and other educators, childcare staff, medical …

NT-World Made A Discovery & Their NT-Media Goes Wild: First Autistic Lawyer!

So the NT-World learns that an Autistic has become a lawyer (yayyyy for her! fabulous accomplishment for her person.) ... but headline news: First Autistic Lawyer? Um, no. NT-World. No. no. no. no. First one you're aware of maybe? Autistic lawyers around the nation/world are looking at you with some wonder ... seriously people? Y'all …