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Interview: Mother of son who died after restraint at CA school | The Sacramento Bee

Stacia Langley, whose autistic son Max Benson died after being restrained at an El Dorado Hills school for children with special needs called Guiding Hands, speaks about the past year and moving forward. Source: Interview: Mother of son who died after restraint at CA school | The Sacramento Bee

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Autistic Teen Missing Since Friday After Being Allowed To Walk Away From Group Home Has Been Found Safe | KXL

Portland, Ore. – Update – Elkan has been found safe at a homeless camp near NE 119th Source: Autistic Teen Missing Since Friday After Being Allowed To Walk Away From Group Home Has Been Found Safe | KXL

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Cincinnati Teen Arrested After Allegedly Making Up Story about Missing Autistic 13-Year-Old Who Never Existed

“There was no missing person, the story was fabricated. The person who reported to offense has been arrested and our investigation has been closed,” the Cincinnati Police Department confirmed. Source: Cincinnati Teen Arrested After Allegedly Making Up Story about Missing Autistic 13-Year-Old Who Never Existed

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The Virtual Choir: Watch a Choir Conductor Digitally Unite 3500 Singers from Around the World | Open Culture

For decades we’ve been hearing promises about how communication technology will one day eliminate distance itself, making everyone around the globe feel as if they might as well be in the same room. Source: The Virtual Choir: Watch a Choir Conductor Digitally Unite 3500 Singers from Around the World | Open Culture

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Chris Packham supports the inclusion of Neurodivergent hopes and ambitions in the UK’s Labour Party Manifesto. | Âûtistic News Feed

Chris Packham supports the inclusion of Neurodivergent hopes and ambitions in the UK’s Labour Party Manifesto. An election is laid down for 12 December 2019 POLICIES FOR EQUALITY FOR ALL KINDS OF MINDS YOU can read the Manifesto here:http://ndlabour.co.uk/our-policies/ YOU can read the Addenda opposing ABA here:https://ndlabour.co.uk/aba-appendix/ YOU can join thousands here:https://www.facebook.com/pg/LPANDmanifesto/posts/ YOU can share […]

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Take Action | Pieology, Autism Speaks, Puzzle Pieces | In the Loop About Neurodiversity – Posts

In the Loop About Neurodiversity 44 mins ·  Another company is unfortunately supporting Autism Speaks. Pieology, a restaurant chain in California, just announced a week long fundraiser for Autism Speaks starting on November 19th to the 26th in their Orange County locations. “From Nov. 19 through Nov. 26, 20 percent of checks from patrons, who present […]