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As Seen On Facebook | My write up on the puzzle piece. I barely touch upon the T4 project during the Shoah (Holocaust). | Fierce Autie

Fierce Autie Yesterday at 8:14 AM ·  My write up on the puzzle piece. I barely touch upon the T4 project during the Shoah (Holocaust). I will do a more in depth one another time. Katherine Ruth Last Excellent, accurate and succinct. Just one note – rainbow infinity is more and more being used for broader neurodiversity, […]

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Initial ballot petition filed to ban shocks of disabled students

Boston man frustrated controversial practice is still legal Source: Initial ballot petition filed to ban shocks of disabled students

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Judge Rotenberg Center « Lydia X. Z. Brown

Note: This page and all links on it discuss electric shock, other abusive and coercive treatments, institutions, and other forms of abuse against disabled people/people with disabilities in great detail. This page contains links to a variety of materials relating to the Judge Rotenberg Center (JRC), formerly known as the Behavior Research Institute (BRI). Please […]

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The Rotenberg Center’s Controversial Behavior-Modification Program — New York Magazine – Nymag | Circa 2012

Andre McCollins’s mother thought she’d finally found the right school for her son—one equipped to treat his behavioral and developmental problems. Then she took a closer look at that treatment. Source: The Rotenberg Center’s Controversial Behavior-Modification Program — New York Magazine – Nymag

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FDA must end the legal torture of autistic people

For several years, disability rights advocates have raised concerns over the use of an electric shock device called a gradual electronic decelerator. Source: FDA must end the legal torture of autistic people

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About Autism / Spectrum Disorders: What’s Up With Autism Speaks | Circa July 1, 2008

Jan 1, 2008, 7:44 AM | Newsletter In the Spotlight What’s Up With Autism SpeaksAutism Speaks is by far the largest autism-related fundraising entity in the United States – if not the world. Founded and managed by Suzanne and Bob Wright (formerly former…read more What’s Wrong with Autism Heroes There’s a new book out entitled Autism Heroes. It’s a pretty book, with lovely photos. […]

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Judge Rotenberg Center « Lydia X. Z. Brown

Living Archive & Repository on the Judge Rotenberg Center’s Abuses Note: This page and all links on it discuss electric shock, other abusive and coercive treatments, institutions, and other forms of abuse against disabled people/people with disabilities in great detail. This page contains links to a variety of materials relating to the Judge Rotenberg Center (JRC), […]