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Autism Speaks founder Bob Wright’s opinion is more important than science | Left Brain Right Brain | Circa 2015

Last year the Chief Science Officer of Autism Speaks made a simple and clear statement “Over the last two decades, extensive research has asked whether there is any link between childhood vaccinations and autism.  The results of this research are clear: Vaccines do not cause autism.  We urge that all children be fully vaccinated.” It […]

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I am autism video removed from Autism Speaks’ website…or is it? ( Circa Sept 2009) | Left Brain Right Brain

I am not fond of the Autism Speaks video, “I am Autism”. I think I’ve made that clear. I was heartened to hear that Autism Speaks had removed it from their website. That moment wa… Source: I am autism video removed from Autism Speaks’ website…or is it? | Left Brain Right Brain

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An open letter to William Shatner on autism awareness | Left Brain Right Brain | Circa April 2017

I see that you have been involved in a rather large tweet storm this weekend, focusing on your support for Autism Speaks. My guess is you would agree that 140 characters at a time is far too limiting to take on a complex discussion. Open letters such as this are as well, but at least […]

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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 Activism International

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MMS, or how to cure autism with bleach. Brought to you by AutismOne |  Circa May 2012 | Left Brain Right Brain

There are so many strange theories about autism which come and go that one doesn’t have the time to read up on all of them. Such is the case with MMS, which I now know stands for Miracle Mine… Source: MMS, or how to cure autism with bleach. Brought to you by AutismOne | Left […]

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Children with Autism Deserve Education, but I don’t support C.A.D.E. | Left Brain Right Brain

There is a charity called “Children with Autism Deserve Education”. C.A.D.E or CADE for short. I ran across them a few years ago and saw some expenses in their tax forms that I felt wer… Source: Children with Autism Deserve Education, but I don’t support C.A.D.E. | Left Brain Right Brain

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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