Archived | Autism Speaks 2011: A Year of Advocacy Accomplishments | Circa December 2, 2011

Autism Speaks Not An Autistic Ally (l to r) Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ); Scott Badesch, president, Autism Society of America; George Jesien, executive director, Association of University Centers on Disabilities; President Obama; Suzanne and Bob Wright, Autism Speaks Co-founders; Gena, Jasper and Billy Mann, Autism Speaks. 2011: A Year of Advocacy Accomplishments December 1, 2011 Autism …

Archived | Autism Speaks: President Obama Signs Landmark Combating Autism Act | Circa September 20, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA

Screenshot of Autism Speak’s blog | full text below. President Obama Signs Landmark Combating Autism Act September 30, 2011 We are thrilled to announce that President Obama has signed legislation renewing the landmark Combating Autism Act for another three years, assuring continued federal support for critical autism research, services and treatment. Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and …

Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa November 9, 2009 #AutisticHistory

Google News Alert for: autism November 9, 2009 Op-Ed Contributor The Short Life of a DiagnosisNew York TimesThe committee argues that the syndrome should be deleted because there is no clear separation between it and its close neighbor, autism. ...See all stories on this topicPolice searching for missing autistic boyAZ Central.com9, 2009 06:27 PM Police are searching for an autistic boy who …

Parent-Founded Autism Organizations & Non-Autistic Led Autism Organizations | #NotAnAutisticAlly

AutismOne Founded by parents of an Autistic, Ed Arranga and Terri Arranga in 2002. Also affiliated: RFK Jr., Kerri Rivera, Andrew Wakefield, Del Big Tree, Polly Tommey, Jim Humble, Jenny McCarthy Autism Science Foundation Founded by parents of an Autistic, Alison Singer and Karen Margulis London in 2009. Also affiliated: Alycia Halladay, Paul Offit Autism …

Autism Speaks Timeline | #NotAnAutisticAlly

note: The “Autism Community” is not the Autistic Community The Autism Community was created by non-Autistic led organizations and includes mostly parents, professionals and their friends and networks. Most of what the world know about Autism is sourced from the non-autistic “Autism Community.” What’s the difference between Autism Advocacy and Autistic Advocacy? Autism Advocacy (by …

Archived | President Obama Signs Combating Autism Reauthorization Act | Circa September 30, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly

President Obama Signs Combating Autism Reauthorization Act Note: Links are original and most likely don’t work anymore. E-SpeaksSeptember 30, 2011  The White HousePresident Obama Signs CARA Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright, along with Board Member Billy Mann, joined President Obama at a White House ceremony renewing the landmark Combating Autism Act for another three years.  In …

Podcast | Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Ep. 2: Why Does The “Autism Market” Exclude Autistics?

TW: eugenics, functioning labels, ableism, abuse, functioning labels, Autistic conversion therapy, and more. https://open.spotify.com/episode/5imlFOCnZCMheNBCLA6gaa?si=GTJALk3sQe-1d_6KeGxI2g https://youtu.be/-lp4eL2tpNg WHY DID FASHION & STYLE COMPANIES CREATE AN “AUTISM MARKET” THAT EXCLUDES AUTISTIC PEOPLE? | #AUTISTICFASHION via Autistic Fashion & Divergent Style PRESS RELEASE FROM AUTISTIC SELF-ADVOCATES REGARDING THE COLOR THE SPECTRUM EVENT AND NEXT FOR AUTISM via Autistic Science Person NEURODIVERSITY PRIDE COLLECTION BY …