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How Not To Gaslight Autistic Kids – Autistic Empath

It’s important to accept an autistic child’s experiences and not negate them. Denying their experience gaslights them and makes them doubt their own senses. Source: How Not To Gaslight Autistic Kids – Autistic Empath

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Can’t Go Out and Protest? Here’s How to Help From Home | WIRED

Whether you’re trying to maintain your social distance or just looking for other ways to speak up, here are some other ideas on how to contribute. Source: Can’t Go Out and Protest? Here’s How to Help From Home | WIRED

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Internet Rumor Ties Antisemitic Fliers to Black Lives Matter | Anti-Defamation League

As of this writing, there is no indication that any Black Lives Matter activists have shared, printed or distributed these fliers during the current protests. Source: Internet Rumor Ties Antisemitic Fliers to Black Lives Matter | Anti-Defamation League

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Highly Anti-Semitic Poster Perpetuates The Stereotype That Jews Control The Economy. The Same Argument Adolf Hitler Used. | Fierce Autie

This poster has been floating around facebook for quite some time. I finally have the spoons to address it. [img description: A poster of a pyramid of people showing stick figures with Magen David (stars of David) on them and plain stick figures underneath. Text reads: Ending White Privilege . . . Starts with ending […]

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Goodbye!: PWC Chiropractic Facebook Page Removed | In the Loop About Neurodiversity

  UPDATE: The Facebook page has been removed!! Thank you and great job to everyone who left a bad review or reported the page to Facebook! Fierce Autistics and Allies is organizing a virtual protest of a chiropractic clinic whose goal is to “prevent” autism, and who fear mongers claiming that induced births result in an […]

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Systemic Racism Explained | Video- act.tv

act.tv   Systemic racism affects every area of life in the US. From incarceration rates to predatory loans, and trying to solve these problems requires changes in major parts of our system. Here’s a closer look at what systemic racism is, and how we can solve it. Sources: An overview of funding of public schools […]

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What is Police Violence?: A plain language booklet about anti-Black racism, police violence, and what you can do to stop it | Autistic Self Advocacy Network

Standing against anti-Black police violence is a critical part of fighting for disability rights. With protests against police violence going on all over the country, we wanted to provide an accessible resource for learning about what is happening — and how all of us can help create change. This booklet provides accessible information on topics […]