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
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
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.