Activism, A Time For Collaboration & A Time for Confrontation. Judith Newman, I Am That Confrontation. Signed, #AutisticMom | #middlefinger2stigma #boycotttosiri

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https://twitter.com/BadassActivist/status/940313709813022720 Just to note, AmericanBadassActivists has upgraded to punk rock activism, top-shelf.  #middlefinger2stigma #boycotttosiri@judithn111 We are worthy of better than you to define the actually autistic community conversation, support and help. Step Off. signed, #AutisticMom

‘To Siri With Love’ Author Fires Back: Book ‘Wasn’t Written for Autistic Audience’

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Judith Newman says the book “really wasn’t written for an autistic audience.” Since its release in August, Judith Newman’s To Siri With Love has been greeted with critical acclaim and celebrity endorsements. Newman’s son Gus has autism, and he learned to communicate with others through conversations with Apple’s personal assistant. But the memoir, which…