#TheAutisticUnion Pledge | Eve Reiland

Originally posted on American Badass Activists:
I pledge . . . I’m an Autistic mom to Autistic kids — and non-autistic kid. I pledge to fight for the future of my people, my future generations and for all us Autistics to have a better quality of life, supports and a voice in our communities and…

Take a Pledge | Support Autistics Now #TheAutisticUnion

Originally posted on American Badass Activists:
Take a Pledge | We Need Your Help. Autism Acceptance must include Autistic culture, community and history. We embrace Autism as a neuro-social difference. We support Autistic  people and their opportunity to live a healthy, happy and productive life. This includes rigorous scientific approaches to co-occurring conditions. We believe…

International Charter of Autists Rights

Originally posted on American Badass Activists:
Note: The International Charter of Autists Rights has been officially adopted at AmericanBadassActivists.org. Please support, share and help educate others on Autists Rights. 1. THE RIGHT TO LIFE  We will prevent eugenic elimination of autistic people by opposing pre-natal testing for autism. With the right support services in place,…

The #AutisticSilencers Hurt All Autistics

Originally posted on American Badass Activists:
Did you know 1 in 33 is born with a birth defect?* 1 in 68 is born on the Autism Spectrum. That’s estimated at 70 million worldwide. Between 44% – 52% of autistic people may have a learning disability. Between 48% – 56% of autistic people do not have…

#ActuallyAutistic Adults | Are We Being Silenced by a Community Business Organization for Profit?

Originally posted on American Badass Activists:
Why are #ActuallyAutistic adults so successfully diminished and minimized by Autism Speaks? This non-profit organization for Autistics is so powerful our they’ve trampled our #ActuallyAutistics voices and Civil Rights for over a decade now. The rottenness of this community business organization is common knowledge in the Autistic community, and yet…