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why i #BoycottAutismSpeaks

why i #BoycottAutismSpeaks

{image is a photo of me at a lectern, addressing the crowd at an Autism Speaks dinner in Hartford, CT. I believe it was 2009.} I thought that I was doing right by my child. (I didn’t know yet how radically I wasn’t.) I thought that I was fighting for her. (I was fighting HER.) … Continue reading

this is autism – flashblog

– As you may know, there’s a flashblog happening today called This is Autism, in response to Suzanne Wright’s recent repeated use of the phrase in last week’s Autism Speaks to Washington: A Call to Action. The request for submissions reads as follows: Tell us what “This is Autism” means to you. You can write … Continue reading