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no more – a letter to suzanne wright | a diary of a mom | circa November 12, 2013

My girl cracking herself up with scripts last night I was once asked, “If you have so much trouble with the fact that Autism Speaks uses the words “disease” and “cure” in its marketing materials, w… Source: no more – a letter to suzanne wright | a diary of a mom

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Autism Policy and Politics: Ad Controversy (circa Tuesday, July 9, 2013)

  Tuesday, July 9, 2013 Source: Autism Policy and Politics: Ad Controversy Activism International

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Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) | Wikipedia

Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) is a nonprofit organization founded in 2000 by Lisa Ackerman[2] and based in Irvine, California. In 2019, the organization changed its name to “The Autism Community in Action”. TACA is frequently at odds with the scientific consensus about autism causes and treatments, with various spokespeople for the group having publicly indicated support for Andrew Wakefield, author […]

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Google Alert – autism | Circa Oct 1, 2010

Fri, Oct 1, 2010, 9:29 PM | Google Alert – autism News9 new results for autism Ozark Center for Autism offering news programsJoplin GlobeJordan’s daughter was diagnosed autistic at 23 months. Jordan describes her as “pretty severe” on the spectrum. There was a time when she would suddenly …See all stories on this topic » Language delays found in siblings of children […]

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Operation Snow White – Wikipedia

Operation Snow White From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Redirected from Operation snow white) Jump to navigationJump to search Scientology building in Los Angeles, California. Grand Jury Charges, Introduction, “United States of America v. Mary Sue Hubbard“, United States District Court for the District of Columbia, 1979. Operation Snow White was a criminal conspiracy by the Church of Scientologyduring the 1970s to […]

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Autism and Vaccinations: A Celebrity Smackdown – Reality Base : Reality Base | Circa July 11, 2008

By Melissa Lafsky | July 11, 2008 12:58 pm We’ve written at length about autism at DISCOVER, including the scientificdebunking of the myth that vaccines are behind the disorder. But thanks to growing celebrity support, the vaccine-autism movement has been spreading misinformation and gaining converts in Hollywood and beyond at an alarming rate. Media attention on the issue skyrocketed last month, […]

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Peter Hotez – Wikipedia | Circa 2018 Autistic Ally

Peter Hotez From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia     Jump to navigationJump to search Peter Hotez Born Peter Jay Hotez May 5, 1958 Hartford, Connecticut Nationality American Alma mater Yale University (B.A.) Weill Cornell Medical College(M.D.) Rockefeller University (Ph.D.) Scientific career Fields Vaccinology, Neglected Tropical Disease Control, Public Policy, Global Health Institutions George Washington University Medical School, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital, James […]