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Archived | Autism Speaks: First Look for Charity Tickets Available | Circa December 20, 2010

Chicagoland Chapter of Autism Speaks chicago@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  Mon, Dec 20, 2010, 8:48 AM to Genevieve     Get Involved . Support Autism Speaks  Autism Speaks cordially invites you to attend! Thursday, February 10, 2011 McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois Premier VIP Reception for Guests of Autism Speaks 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Room N427CD Show Floor Opens at 6:30 p.m. Join Autism Speaks at First Look for Charity as we pay homage […]

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Covid-19 pandemic gives ‘anti-vaxxers’ pause

While some anti-vaccination advocates are gearing up for a fight against any potential new vaccine, others are growing frustrated at fellow anti-vaxxers’ downplaying of the pandemic. Source: Covid-19 pandemic gives ‘anti-vaxxers’ pause

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Le modèle social du handicap | CLE Autistes

L’évolution de l’approche du handicap : du modèle religieux au modèle social  Il existe plusieurs types d’approches et de représentations du handicap dans la société c’est à dire la façon dont on le conçoit et on le voit, on parle alors de modèle. Il existe d’abord le modèle religieux ou de charité qui voit le […]

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Disappointing. It's 2020, a new decade has begun, but Behavior Conversion Therapy still is. | Crimson Âû

  Crimson Âû 6 hrs ·  Disappointing.It’s 2020, a new decade has begun, but Behavior Conversion Therapy still is. These parents even admit doing it for behavioral purposes on their benefit when they provide this example telling their brainwashed kid to stop acting a certain way in a public place. The 20’s should be the decade […]

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Paris Protesters March Against Deadly Domestic Violence | Time

Protesters honored the 130 women activists say were killed this year by a partner Source: Paris Protesters March Against Deadly Domestic Violence | Time

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The insanity of French Psychiatry and it’s perception of Autism | Fiona O’Leary

Being an Autism Advocate and campaigning for the rights of Autistic people I am well versed on various Quack ‘Cures’ and unregulated ‘Treatments’. However nothing could prepare me for the horror and shock of how French Psychiatry views Autism. I have Aspergers and two of my five beautiful children are also on the Autistic Spectrum. […]

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 As Seen On Facebook | Institutional abuse | Crimson Âû 

CN:_ – — -_ — —- I walk my way until I find myself in front of the entrance of that sh*t hole which basically was the reason why we protested last day.The MAS (Maison d’Accueil Spécialisé) of Pavillon-Sous-Bois 93 is the place which has been mistreating its autistics inmates for year now until the […]