https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10156455897857823&set=a.118711392822&type=3&theater Wow, the autistic hate here from William Shatner. I'm going to fix his tweet: Autistic people hate Autism Speaks so when Julia the muppet aligned with an Autistic Hate Group on a PSA, Autistic People cut their ties. That's what Autistic People do when their civil and human rights are violated. There, fixed it. Sesame Street #LightItUpGold and … Continue reading As Seen On Facebook | Wow, the autistic hate here from William Shatner. | Eve Reiland
The Autistic Self Advocacy Network has announced that it will end its years-long partnership with Sesame Street due to the show's continued work with Autism Speaks, a deeply harmful organization. Source: Sesame Street Must End Their Partnership With Autism Speaks | The Mary Sue
Julia, an autistic Muppet, was an emotional triumph. So why is the show now helping promote insidious ideas about neurodiverse people? Source: Sesame Street autism controversy: Julia is a great character, but the show must end its partnership with Autism Speaks.
The new PSAs were made with the group Autism Speaks, which has been criticized in the past for what many see as stigmatizing autism. Source: A Prominent Autism Group Has Cut Ties With 'Sesame Street' Over New PSAs Featuring Autistic Muppet
PSAs featuring Julia from "Sesame Street" that encourage early autism screening seem innocent enough, but a self-advocacy group says the ads lead unsuspecting parents to harmful information. Source: Why An Autism Group Is Breaking Up With 'Sesame Street' - Disability Scoop
Sesame Street Promotes Autistic Stigma 'Sesame Street' Under Fire For PSAs About Autism That Add 'Further Stigma' https://www.huffpost.com/entry/sesame-street-psa-autism-stigma_l_5d49aafee4b01ae816c9653b
The Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN) announced Monday it has ended its partnership with "Sesame Street," accusing the children’s show of “furthe Source: Autism advocacy group ends relationship with 'Sesame Street' over PSAs that 'further stigma' | TheHill