This is something that’s been on my mind for a few days. Why? Why do people talk over autistic people? Why do people have the need to silence autistic people, by assuming that we’re “too high functioning” or “not autistic enough” or “too autistic” when we talk about autism? Why do people always have to … More Why?
Within a short amount of time into my advocacy, I connected to the autistic community online. I’m learning a lot from them. I even discovered things that I didn’t know existed. I learned from them that Autism Speaks is a hate group. I learned about some co-occurring illnesses and I learned about Autism moms (TM). … More Connecting to the autistic community
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Note: The International Charter of Autists Rights has been officially adopted at AmericanBadassActivists.org. Please support, share and help educate others on Autists Rights. THE 10 POINTS OF Âû (The Autistic Union) I am Autistic. [or] I support those who are Autistic. I embrace my Autism as a very significant…