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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa September 8

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comWed, Sep 8, 2010, 9:29 PM News 10 new results for autism Geometric Patterns Mesmerize Autistic TotsMedPage TodayBy Crystal Phend, Senior Staff Writer, MedPage Today A toddler’s fixation on geometric patterns may be an early warning sign of autism, researchers found. …See all stories on this topic » […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa January 21, 2011

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comFri, Jan 21, 2011, 8:31 PM News 9 new results for autism How a lawsuit drove the vaccine-autism fraudDaily CallerParents who have wondered whether they should vaccinate their children because of fears that the vaccines could cause autism will want to read the latest …See all stories on […]

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Irish Traveller community call for an end to discrimination and racism | Buzz.ie

Earlier today Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said the way travellers are treated in the country is “a form of racism” In a joint statement issued by ten Traveller organisations, the Irish Traveller community has called for an end to discrimination and racism in Ireland. Pledging their support for the Black Lives Matter movement, the Irish Traveller […]

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Fighting Discrimination in COVID-19 Treatment | Autistic Self Advocacy Network

People with disabilities know our lives are worth living — but time and time again, we have had to fight to get this message across to those in power. Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic is no exception. A number of states have made COVID-19 plans that direct medical professionals to deny care on the basis of […]

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Church denied 8-year-old boy First Communion because he’s autistic, New Jersey family says

“Our son is being shunned from the Catholic faith due to his inability to communicate,” said the boy’s father, Jimmy LaCugna. Source: Church denied 8-year-old boy First Communion because he’s autistic, New Jersey family says

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Outrage growing after Hallmark Channel pulls ads featuring brides kissing – YouTube

  ABC News Hallmark removed the commercials after the group One Million Moms, a division of the American Family Association, urged the network to not air advertisements featuring same-sex couples.

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Hallmark Channel Pulls Zola Ads Featuring Brides Kissing – The New York Times