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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa April 10, 2015

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comApr 10, 2015, 12:04 PMto me GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ April 10, 2015NEWS People MagazineRobert F. Kennedy Jr. Says Mandatory Vaccination Will Cause a ‘Holocaust’People Magazine… the audience at a Sacramento, California, screening of the documentary Trace Amounts, which links autism to thimerosal, a vaccine preservative. HealthlineBrain Scans May […]

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Archived | Autism Speaks: Brain imaging study seeks families | Circa March 25, 2010

Jennifer at Autism Speaks contactus@autismspeaks.org via sm1.kintera.com  Thu, Mar 25, 2010, 10:33 PM to Genevieve e-Speaks || March 26, 2010 Congress Passes Health Care Reform, but the Battle for Autism Insurance Reform Continues Autism Speaks is committed to autism insurance reform that includes coverage of all medically necessary, evidence-based treatments for all people living with autism spectrum disorders. While passage of health care reform will bring some relief to families […]

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Autism Speaks Explains C-Word Incident, Offers Apology, and Avoids Discussion About How They Banned Autistics And Deleted Our Comments

Autism Speaks 2 hrs ·  This weekend, we hosted an event to bring our community of autistic people and those who love and support them together in celebration of kindness and inclusion. During this event, we heard many voices, including thousands of our dedicated supporters and others who disagree with us. We welcome a dialogue from […]

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So “Autism Awareness” month by non-Autistics is almost here. | Eve Reiland

So “Autism Awareness” month by non-Autistics is almost here. Let me tell you some of what Autistics actually get: – Non-Autistics choosing other non-Autistics for their great Autism advocacy. No Autistics needed for these determinations. – A lot of blue light that represents Autism Speaks, not Autistic people. We light it up gold, or go […]

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#KindnesCounts? This April, Make Your Donation Actually Count For Autistic People | Eve Reiland

So Autism Speaks is using a year of #KindnessCounts while co-opting Autistic Culture and another movement for their marketing rebrand (not change in A$ mission or treatment of Autistic people, but just their marketing … just the PR … mmmkay?). They’re pushing ABA hard (always have especially with getting legislation in place for insurance companies to cover […]

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“Light It Up Blue” is Bad. This is Why You Shouldn’t Buy in to the Blue or the Puzzle

“Light It Up Blue” is Bad: This is why you shouldn’t be a part of it. Source: “Light It Up Blue” is Bad. This is Why You Shouldn’t Buy in to the Blue or the Puzzle

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Google Alert – autism | Circa April 10, 2015

autismDaily update ⋅ April 10, 2015 NEWS People MagazineRobert F. Kennedy Jr. Says Mandatory Vaccination Will Cause a ‘Holocaust’People Magazine… the audience at a Sacramento, California, screening of the documentary Trace Amounts, which links autism to thimerosal, a vaccine preservative.Flag as irrelevant HealthlineBrain Scans May Predict Language Skills in Kids With Autism – WebMDWebMD“We discovered that at the very first signs of autism in infants and […]