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Katie Wright Talks About Ineffectiveness of ABA in 2007

“The Lovaas (ABA) that was frequently quoted to me. … if you could just good early intervention, which everybody is for, and we got for him, …there’s a 50% chance he’ll be a typical child in 5 years. So that sounded like good odds. Little did I know that’s never been replicated. … and, you […]

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How Donald Trump became an anti-vaxxer – Insider

Donald Trump has repeatedly claimed that childhood vaccines cause autism. He likely got the idea from the former chairman and CEO of NBCUniversal. Source: How Donald Trump became an anti-vaxxer – Insider

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Age of Autism financial documents, are they taking in less money? | Left Brain Right Brain

A few years back the Age of Autism converted from a business to a nonprofit. That means we get some information on their financial status. As a nonprofit, their tax forms become public. Nonprofits … Source: Age of Autism financial documents, are they taking in less money? | Left Brain Right Brain

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Talk:Autism Speaks/Controversy links – Wikipedia

Talk:Autism Speaks/Controversy links From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia < Talk:Autism Speaks Jump to navigationJump to search This is a collection of links discussing various controversies involving Autism Speaks. While most of them are not WP:RS in themselves, they may be useful to identify topics to discuss, and/or point to RS’s that can be included in the article. Further […]

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2019 Preventable Illness Outbreaks Brought To You By Jenny McCarthy & Friends | Video

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David Kirby Interviews Katie Wright! “Evidence of Harm” Part 1  | Circa 2007

In this April 19, 2007 interview, “Evidence of Harm” author David Kirby sits down with Katie Wright, daughter to Autism Speaks’ founders Bob and Suzanne Wright and mother to Christian Hildebrand, a 4 year old autistic boy. In their talk, Katie discusses her family’s experiences with autism — from the onset of Christian’s symptoms to […]

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Autism Debate Strains a Family and Its Charity – The New York Times | Circa June 2007

A year after their grandson Christian received a diagnosis of autism in 2004, Bob Wright, then chairman of NBC/Universal, and his wife, Suzanne, founded Autism Speaks, a mega-charity dedicated to curing the dreaded neurological disorder that affects one of every 150 children in America today. The Wrights’ venture was also an effort to end the internecine warfare […]