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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 […]

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Deconstruction of Autism Speaks | Town & Country: Autism’s Angels pt. 1

“Deconstruction of the Autism Speaks” is a new series I started in honor of “the month” in April 2021 on InternationalBadassActivists.org. This breakdown article from Town & Country will be included there as well. This article originally published on Autistic Fashion & Divergent Style. Each article in this series will take an Autism Speaks press release, or an article, […]

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Deconstruction | Autism Speaks PR: Joint Statement On Mercury from Autism Speaks, Cure Autism Now and the National Alliance for Autism Research

Press Release: Joint Statement On Mercury from Autism Speaks, Cure Autism Now and the National Alliance for Autism Research Summary: July 6, 2005 Autism Speaks is releasing a joint statement about mercury and thimerosol with Cure Autism Now (CAN) and National Alliance for Autism Research (NAAR) on July 6, 2005. There’s not a single Autistic […]

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Deconstruction | Autism Speaks PR: Autism Advocacy Community Applauds U.S. Congresswomen for Introducing the Combating Autism Act of 2005 

Each article in this series will take an Autism Speaks press release from the archives dated back to 2005 and use my Autistic perspective to break it down and illustrate the patterns I notice. These articles will be added to the Autistic History archives. The first deconstruction piece I wrote was about Tommy Hilfiger’s adaptive […]

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The “Secret World of Autism” is not real. It’s not anymore real than the myth that vaccines cause autism. | Eve Reiland

The “Secret World of Autism” is a fantasy world created by Neurotypical people. This is a pretend world fabricated by non-Autistic people who know an Autistic. If there is a secret world of Autistics, Neurotypical people would not know about it. Autistic people have been in the background connecting and networking for eons. So have […]

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Parents Volunteer Their Love & Acceptance to LGBTQ+ Couples | This Parent Phenomenon Also Happens In The Autistic Community

In The News | FREE MOM HUGS: Mom volunteers to be mother of the bride for lgbtq+ couples

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Caregivers That Abuse & Murder Autistic And Disabled People Receive Public Sympathy | Eve Reiland

As a disabled person I know far too well the harms of being vulnerable and unable to care for myself, and being gaslighted, financially abused, sexually abused, and physically harmed. This was all done in the justification that it was for ‘my own good’ and I it was because I was such a burden and […]