https://youtu.be/rVOS274GHvI 1. AUTISTIC ACTIVISTS RESPOND TO “FINDING COOPER’S VOICE” NON-AUTISTIC MOM VIDEO Emma Dalmayne, Badass UK activist, shares her thoughts on video with a note from John Greally, Founder of International Autistic Cooperative. 2. AMERICAN IDOL – SHE IS A 21ST CENTURY MACHINE…THIS IS CATIE TURNER! Video of Catie Turner's Auditon. 3. ANTI-VACCINE PARENTS GET SLAMMED BY … Continue reading Top Ten Stories of 2018 | InternationalBadassActivists.org
Remember that time that Judith Newman called me a manic pixie dream girl in her book? A book produced by a major publisher? and how she called me a brat for not being okay with that? fun times. - Amythest @neurowonderful Marius Davrie @MariusDavrie 3h3 hours ago More Replying to @neurowonderful I was going to write a blog … Continue reading As Seen On Twitter | Remember that time that Judith Newman (@judithn111) called me a manic pixie dream girl in her book? … via @neurowonderful
By Joumana Khatib Six new paperbacks to check out this week. TO SIRI WITH LOVE: A Mother, Her Autistic Son, and the Kindness of Machines, by Judith Newman. (Harper, $15.99.) In her frank, and often very funny, memoir, Newman edges into the inner life of her son Gus and explores his affectionate bond with Apple’s personal assistant, Siri. … Continue reading Look Who’s Back With Eugenics in Paperback: ‘To Siri With Love’ Judith Newman: @judithn111 #BoycottToSiri
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In December of 2017, autistic advocate and YouTuber Amythest Schaber started the #BoycottToSiri hashtag as a reaction to the widely criticized memoir To Siri With Love by Judith Newman, a book written by a neurotypical woman about her relationship wi… Source: Why The Publishing Industry Needs To Be More Inclusive Of Autistic And Disabled People
For years Autistics have petitioned, written, created vlogs, wrote blogs and generated the campaign #boycottautismspeaks to capture Home Depot's, and other Autism Speaks sponsors', attention. The autistic community has repeatedly pointed out the harms Autism Speaks did our people, our lives and alerted them "cure" for Autistics was prevention of birth in the future -- the same solution society has … Continue reading Remember #BoycottAutismSpeaks? Here’s Why Autistics Were Ignored & Muted by Home Depot | #AutisticSilencer
By Eve Reiland, Autistic Ambassador (US) and founder of InternationalBadassActivists.org Remember Judith Newman, author of "To Siri with Love: A Mother, Her Autistic Son, and the Kindness of Machines?" How could we forget #boycotttosiri, right? Many Autistics continue to struggle with Judith's ability, influence and power to silence, smear … Continue reading Remember #BoycottToSiri Campaign? Here’s How Autistics Were Silenced By Amazon.com.