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Writer/Curator/Founder of The Autism Acceptance Project. Contributing Author to Between Interruptions: Thirty Women Tell the Truth About Motherhood, and Concepts of Normality by Wendy Lawson, and soon to be published Gravity Pulls You In. Writing my own book. Lecturer on autism and the media and parenting. Current graduate student Critical Disability Studies and most importantly, mother of Adam -- a new and emerging writer.

“There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope.” -- Baruch Spinoza

Thursday, June 14, 2007

 

Being an Unperson in Canada's Autism Advocacy

May I direct people back to Amanda's insightful posts and videos on "Being An Unperson" as parent advocates and Mr. Eugene Levy march on without autistic people at all:





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2 Comments:

Blogger Autism Reality NB said...

When I saw this title I thought you were going to FINALLY post something about the many autistic persons who do in fact live in institutional care and who can not communicate for themselves, with or without assistive technology. Of course, if you acknowledged the existence of these many invisible autistics you would lose your Neurodiversity Hub membership.

7:37 AM  
Blogger ballastexistenz said...

Mr. Doherty, these videos are about people in that position, whether autistic or non-autistic, whether you choose to care or not.

11:24 AM  

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