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 …

The Blue Pumpkin Of Stigma & Otherness | A #Halloween Collection & Post | Eve Reiland #ActuallyAutistic #AutisticHistory

Background pattern of white pumpkins with black eyes, nose and mouth on blue. A white circle with a blue pumpkin is crossed out. Text says Eeeeek! Promotes Stigma & otherness. Recent Posts & Articles | Blue Pumpkin Halloween Autistic History Collection The Blue Pumpkin for ’autism awareness’ is not a good idea. In fact, it’s …

Archived | Why Autistic Adults Hate Blue Buckets – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog | Circa October 2019 #ActuallyAutistic #AutisticHistory

Why Autistic Adults Hate Blue Buckets – Cambria's Big Fat Autistic Blog It started here in Kentucky early. Once the Halloween merchandise came out, there they were, in an aisle display: blue buckets. I was not impressed. I’m a member of the pillowcase club, first of all. Second, they are apparently associated with identifying autistic …

Archived | Autistic woman’s warning over the potential dangers of blue pumpkins – Devon Live | Circa October 2019

Another Halloween has been and gone, but did you spot anybody trick or treating with a blue pumpkin? Posts positively promoting the blue pumpkin-shaped buckets have gone viral- with the suggestion that it's an easy and helpful way to identify that a trick or treater is austistic. Source: Autistic woman's warning over the potential dangers …

Archived | Spalding columnist Callum Brazzo is figuring out the mixed messages in Halloween | Circa October 2019 #ActuallyAutistic #AutisticHistory

Halloween this week. When we sexualize nurses and paint pumpkins BLUE! Okay, so I have mixed feelings about this ‘holiday’ for a range of reasons so if you want to enjoy Halloween without a buzz kill and a downer on things…stop reading.Now we’ve cleared that up, the primary purpose of Halloween or so I thought, …

Archived | Autistic on Wheels: Resource: blue pumpkins for Halloween | October 2019 #ActuallyAutistic #AutisticHistory

So, last year (2018) a few of us in the autistic community encountered the following image claiming that carrying a blue pumpkin for trick-or-treating signified that the person was autistic: It was not, in fact, anything like the trend or convention it is made out to be. It was ONE SINGULAR Martyr Parent. The shop …