Alison Singer, Co-Founder of Autism Science Foundation (ASF) | #NotAnAutisticAlly

Non-Autistic parent of an AutisticNot an Autistic Ally Former Vice President of Programming at NBCFormer Executive Vice President of Autism SpeaksCo-founder and President of Autism Science Foundation (ASF)Member or board member: Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC), Autism Baby Siblings Research Consortium, Center for Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, American Academy of Pediatrics, New York State …

Podcast | Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Ep. 3: Autism Speaks & The “Cure”

https://open.spotify.com/episode/30GFv5qTzCHcbZFiXN04zD?si=vrdcAfqTSw-ZFtiUdw7zcA https://youtu.be/U66-Maa8U1k Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Episode 3 Autism Speaks & The “Cure” Trigger Warning: Eugenics, Filicide, Murder/Suicide, functioning labels, person-first language, ableism, abuse, ABA, othering, stigma, Bob & Suzanne Wright, Harry & Laura Slatkin, Alison Singer and more.  Community News including some thoughts via Autistic Science Person on Color the Spectrum event and the NEXT …

DECONSTRUCTION OF AUTISM SPEAKS | TOWN & COUNTRY: AUTISM’S ANGELS | PT. 2

Deconstruction Deconstruction of the Autism Speaks” is a new series I started in honor of “the month” in April 2021 on InternationalBadassActivists.org. This series will continue all year. This breakdown article from Town & Country will be included there as well.  Each article in this series will take an Autism Speaks press release, or an article, and use …

Deconstruction | Autism Speaks & GRASP to Exchange “Articles of Understanding”

Press Release: May 17, 2006 Autism Speaks and Grasp to Exchange "Articles of Understanding" Summary Autism Speaks published a press release about the conflict they created with Autistic people over the use of the word ‘cure’ in regards to Autism and mission goal. The controversy being specifically addressed in the statement erupted between Autism Speaks …

Deconstruction | Autism Speaks PR: New Advertising Council Campaign Focuses On Autism

Press Release: February 6, 2006 New Advertising Council Campaign Focuses On Autism Summary Autism Speaks publishes a press release to announce their partnership with the Ad Council and their three-year focus on Public Service Announcements (PSAs) about autism on February 6, 2006. The Ad Council is a private non-profit and trusted source of information with …

The Influence Network Of Autism Speaks That Silenced Autistic People

The Influence Network of Autism Speaks is vast and worldwide. Autism Speaks merged with several other autism organizations to become the loudest voice on autism in the world starting back in 2005.   The founders of Autism Speaks leveraged their powerful networks to overshadow and silence Autistics who were advocating to be heard. Autism Speaks …