#StopSpectrum10K | Autistic Activists & Real Allies Campaign Together To Stop #Spectrum10K In The UK | #StayLoud #StayStrong

Around the world Autistic advocates and our real allies are campaigning together to stop the Spectrum 10K project. The campaign’s tags known so far: #StopSpectrum10K. Spectrum 10K is being touted as the largest study of autism in the UK … and it is a research study involving 10,000 Autistic individuals of all ages and abilities …

Archived | Autism Society Launches New State Resource Pages | Circa October 22, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

(Links are original to the email and probably don’t work anymore.) Autism Society Now Accepting Donations through Amazon Payments The Autism Society is excited to announce that beginning this week we will be accepting Amazon Payments just in time for holiday giving, making it just as easy to donate as it is to shop on Amazon. The nation’s …

Video | The 2007 Autism Hearing That Didn’t Include Autistics But Did Include Autism Speaks Co-Founder Bob Wright, Pt. 6

Trigger Warning: This video includes ableism, bigotry, tragedy narrative, autistic conversion therapy/ ABA, Abuse, autism myth and propaganda, influence on legislation without Autistic representation, filicide/suicide ideation. #StopTheShock #BanABA #StopToxicCures #BanMMS #NothingAboutUsWithoutUs #DisabilityRights #AutisticDignity #LegislationWithoutRepresentation  https://youtu.be/ZjB1xLeD88w Autism Speaks, Autism Society of America, Bradley Whitford, Tom Insel, Bob Wright, Marguerite Colston and other Autism organizations and influencers speak at the Autism Treatment and Research …

Archived | Autism Speaks: US House of Representatives Approves Funding for Combating Autism Act  | Circa December 19, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

US House of Representatives Approves Funding for Combating Autism Act  $162 million appropriated to fund autism research, services and treatment WASHINGTON DC (December 19, 2007) Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism advocacy organization, today applauded the US House of Representatives for passing the Fiscal 2008 Omnibus Appropriations Act. The bill contains appropriations for the Combating …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Holds First Meeting | Circa December 3, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Holds First Meeting The Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) met on November 30 at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC for the first time since being reconstituted as part of the Combating Autism Act of 2006 (CAA), P.L. 109-416. The CAA specifies that an Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee be established …

Archived | Autism Speaks: HHS Secretary Leavitt Announces Members of the New Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee | Circa November 27, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

HHS Secretary Leavitt Announces Members of the New Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee On Nov. 27, Secretary Mike Leavitt announced the members appointed to the Department of Health and Human Services' new Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee. This committee coordinates efforts within the department to combat autism spectrum disorders through research, screening, intervention, and education. The committee …

Archived | Autism Speaks Statement Of Support | Circa November 13, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Statement of Support Autism Speaks, the world's leading foundation dedicated to autism research, urges all Members of Congress to vote to override President Bush's veto of H.R. 3043, the FY 2008 Labor, Health and Human Services Appropriations bill. Last December, Congress passed unanimously, and President Bush signed into law, the Combating Autism Act …