While the “epidemic” of autistic kids is almost certainly a myth…
The global pandemic of violence toward autists of all ages, races, religions decidedly is not.
This gallery of original digital illustrations is low-resolution for the Web. This weekend I’ll post my program to make ultra-high-resolution versions available for device wallpapers, home printers, and wall posters.
“Autist JJ Vallow & Sister Tylee, Allegedly Killed by Religious Parents, 2020”
Utah case. Horrific. Doomsday religious parents are charged with murder, case in progress at this writing. More information.
“Mother of Ilyad Hallak, autist, Meets the Police, 5/30,2020.”
On 30 May 2020, Eyad al-Hallaq, a 32-year-old autistic Palestinian man, was shot and killed by Israeli Police after not stopping when ordered to do. Police “neutralized” Halaq during the chase with seven shots fired in his direction. More information.
“Autist Kentae Williams, Tortured & Murdered by Adoptive Father, 2017”
Beaten. Burned. Drowned. For misbehavior in school. 10 years old.
Adoptive father sentenced to life without the possibility of parole. Prosecutor refused to recommend the death penalty. More information.
Autistic Linden Cameron was shot by police on mental health check, Utah, 9/4/2020. More information.
“Paul, Autist, Meets the Bristol Police”
UK police in Bristol tasered Paul, who had a mental age of seven, and charged him with assaulting an officer – in a case that collapsed when his mother discovered CCTV of the incident. More information.