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ICYMI: Truly Awful Pseudoscience: Jill Escher’s “The Autism Matrix” | Shannon Des Roches Rosa | Circa April 28, 2017

Shannon Des Roches Rosa   Apr 28, 2017 · 8 min read   San Francisco Autism Society president Jill Escher recently used that society’s website to publish “The Autism Matrix,” her opinion piece about what she considers “the autismS.” Its most prominent feature is a matrix of photos of autistic people Escher has categorized: Not […]

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Fierce Autistic Advocate: Autistic History: National Council on Severe Autism

The National Council on Severe Autism (NCSA) is a not for profit organization that seeks recognition, policy and solutions for autistic people. They are anti acceptance. Calls our movement a hoax. As in the name, they breathe functioning labels. The community knows how harmful they can be. They believe in “many autisms” This goes back […]

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I’m not a fan of Autism Speaks. (Circa 2008 )| Eve Reiland | @autismspeaks & @BillyMann, you suck

Message From The Archives | Nov. 2008 | by Eve Reiland I’m not a fan of Autism Speaks. Signed up for their walk before I realized really what they were about. On the surface it sounds good — but with more understanding I can’t believe these folks are the loudest voice. There has to be […]

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THINKING PERSON’S GUIDE TO AUTISM: I’m The Parent of a “Severe” Autistic Teen. I Oppose the National Council on Severe Autism.

Why the National Council on Severe Autism does not serve the best interests of autistic people and their families. Source: THINKING PERSON’S GUIDE TO AUTISM: I’m The Parent of a “Severe” Autistic Teen. I Oppose the National Council on Severe Autism.

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Hate Speech By @NCSAAutismOrg To Autistics | Autism, excepting the nouvelle “lite” kind | #IAmAutisticAndIVote

NCSA@NCSAutismOrgReplying to @BudrykZack Autism, excepting the nouvelle “lite” kind, is a serious neurodevelopmental disability that incapacitates and costs our economy countless billions. It warrants our most serious attention; impossible to comprehend your flippant dismissiveness @thehill 7:36 AM · Sep 18, 2019·Twitter for iPhone2 LikesEve Reiland | #AutisticAndProud@BadassActivist·6m Replying to @NCSAutismOrg@BudrykZack and @thehillStop using hate speech […]

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New group faces backlash over its goals for severe autism (Let’s Not Forget Hate Speech Too)| Spectrum | Autism Research News

A new advocacy group for people with severe autism taps into the deep divide in the community over who should speak for those on the spectrum. Source: New group faces backlash over its goals for severe autism | Spectrum | Autism Research News

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Archives | Alison Singer, Jill Escher, & Autism Science Foundation (ASF), National Council Severe Autism (NCSA), & Spark

Here are the archives to date (still publishing hundreds yet) that mention Alison Singer, Jill Escher, Autism Science Foundation (ASF), and National Council on Severe Autism (NCSA). Alison Singer | Archives Jill Escher | Archives Autism Science Foundation (ASF) | Archives National Council Severe Autism (NCSA) | Archives SPARK! Now For Autism | Archives