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20th September 2012

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A reminder that Autism Speaks is a creepy organization

An article written by a very smart man explaining about how AS does not, in fact, speak for autistic people and how what they are saying is a problem:

http://www.seebs.net/log/articles/501/this-is-so-weird-autism-group-hates-autistic-people

An organization for autistic people who would like to speak for themselves thank you very much:

http://autisticadvocacy.org/

Tagged: autismautism speaksuseful informationnot dropping any more coins in their donation boxesno siree bob

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