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Take Action: Stop Autism Speaks from Dictating Canadian Autism Policy!

A4A Ontario started this petition to Government of Canada We are autistic self-advocates, activists, and allies united to stop Autism Speaks and CASDA from dictating autism policy in Canada through their proposed “National Autism Strategy” (NAS) project. The NAS would earmark hundreds of millions in funds for Autism Speaks and other groups that actively work against autistic people […]

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First autism friendly railway launched by Northern

Northern has joined forces with Community Rail Lancashire and the National Autistic Society to develop the UK’s first autism-friendly railway line. Source: First autism friendly railway launched by Northern

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Google Alert – autism | Circa March 21, 2014

Fri, Mar 21, 2014, 12:01 PM | Google Alert – autism autismDaily update ⋅ March 21, 2014 NEWS Central Michigan LifeAutism speaker Temple Grandin inspires, advises packed crowdCentral Michigan LifeEmployers being vague with instructions or criticism is hardly helpful for the thought processes and understanding of workers with autism, said …Flag as irrelevant Toledo BladeBreakthrough for autism, but access an issueToledo […]

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The Need For Legislation Against Autism “Cures” | AIM & National Autistic Society Meeting

TRIGGER WARNING: the video contains talk of autism cures, abuse and threats of violence. The fight against the use of so called autism “cures” is ongoing. Some parents are doing whatever they can to “purge” their children of a neurological difference. For four years Emma Dalmayne, of Autistic Inclusive Meets Community Group AIM, has trying to raise […]