Culture Clash | Autistic Erasure Starts At Home

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This meme is an example of Autistic co-opting, appropriation and erasure.  Basic available options: Autisic parent of Autistics. Neurotypical parent of Autistics. I am an Autistic mom to 2 Autistic kiddos and 1 Neurotypical kiddo.  Terms like Autism family, autism parent, autism dad and autism mom — NO. That’s…

WTF? Camilla Long insults Autistic Gary Numan with Ignorance. Guess he’s not Autistic enough for her.

Originally posted on American Badass Activists:
https://twitter.com/SkyNews/status/911470487833686022 https://twitter.com/camillalong/status/911473915012231168 https://twitter.com/BadassActivist/status/911597920289308672 https://twitter.com/BadassActivist/status/911599499327315970 Gary Numan on the positives of his autism  http://news.sky.com/video/gary-numan-on-the-positives-of-his-autism-11048011 ?

Press Release | Kiehl’s faces backlash from Autistic community for campaign supporting ‘hate group’

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(Written by #actuallyautistic advocate Alex Haagaard) ? [For immediate release] Kiehl’s faces backlash from Autistic community for campaign supporting ‘hate group’ Following the recent launch of the #KiehlsxAutismSpeaks campaign, Autistic people have taken to social media to express their outrage over the popular beauty brand’s support for an organisation many…

How You Can Help Bring Da Noize | #KiehlsxAutismSpeaks

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Kiehl’s: Discontinue your #KiehlsxAutismSpeaks campaign >> Sign and share the Change.org petition This amazing petition was written by Alex Haagaard  ? (This is currently being treated as a live document — updates to more how to make noize happens soon) ? Fast Notes — Support needed on Instagram with #kiehlsxautismspeaks…