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Bruno Bettelheim – Wikipedia | 1903 – 1990

Bruno Bettelheim (August 28, 1903 – March 13, 1990) was an early writer on autism who was also a refugee from Nazi Europe who used fraudulent credentials to obtain an academic position. After his death, he was exposed for plagiarism, false credentials, and abusive treatment of students.[2][3][4][5] Bettelheim was born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary, and following the Nazi Anschluss (annexation) of Austria in March 1938, […]

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ALERT! Largest Special Ed Settlement Ever! Child Abuse by School Staff | Circa Jan 7, 2014

Tue, Jan 7, 2014, 9:02 AM | News Alert Newsletter The Antioch School Board approved a settlement of Eight Million dollars.Parents of the eight victims alleged that the special education teacherslapped, pinched, and verbally abused her students. The Antioch, CA schooladministrators failed to report abuse suspicions to the authorities.Some of the students were nonverbal children […]

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Google Alert – autism | May 20, 2013

Mon, May 20, 2013, 10:29 PM | Google Alert – autism News8 new results for autism UK Sees Surge in Measles Years After Flawed ResearchABC NewsThat work suggested a link between autism and the combined childhood vaccine for measles, mumps and rubella, called the MMR. Several large scientific studies failed to find any connection, the theory was rejected by at […]

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Badass Activist | Eve Reiland

Google Alert – autism | Circa Oct 3, 2013

Thu, Oct 3, 2013, 12:02 PM | Google Alert – autism News 10 new results for autism Autism Balm Invented by Dr. V. Ruth Pinney Enables Brain Waves …MarketWatchOct 03, 2013 (ACCESSWIRE via COMTEX) — Philadelphia, PA- Olfactory Biosciences Corp.’s (OLFC) Chief Scientist Dr. V. Ruth Pinney and developer of NOXO …See all stories on this topic » Autism Speaks announces […]

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Google Alert – autism | Circa April 2, 2013

Tue, Apr 2, 2013, 9:29 PM | Google Alert – autism News8 new results for autism World Autism Awareness Day 2013 observedAssociated Press of PakistanISLAMABAD, Apr 2 (APP): The sixth annual World Autism Awareness Day was observed globally including Pakistan by all the autism organizations with the aim to tackle it with maximum awareness and cure methods . The day was observed with […]