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#AutisticJoy Adult Autism Family Opinion Podcasts Surviving

Dear Autist: Forgiving Your Family? NOT a Cosmic Rule… (podcast)


Not forgiving your abusers does NOT mean you are a “bad autist.”

You are a survivor. (podcast w/transcript).

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#AutisticJoy Autism Opinion Podcasts

Podcast: Millennial Friends: You. Are. Right… Question EveryTHING.


Whether the world you were born into works for you… or not…

You may find some words here that mean something…

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Autism Opinion

Millennial Friends: You. Are. Right… Question EveryTHING. (Transcript)


Podcast here… Millennial culture is my favorite on Earth. And autistic Millenials…? I identify with them like no others. I talk with autistics who are staring at turning 30… or 40… every day. Smart. Educated. Eyes wide open…Yet bewildered. Uncertain. Some think they’ve done something wrong… but can’t figure out what. But some are… mad. […]

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Art Autism Autism & The Police Dangers Illustrations Sexual Abuse & Assault

Autism in Art — Gallery: “Remember,” Autists & Violence


I’ve been working on a long-term project. A series of portraits of autists who experienced violence at the hands of the police, strangers, friends… family.

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Autism Opinion Personal

Rethinking AutiticAF… & My Social Media


Personal post about rethinking my direction…

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Autism Autism & The Police News Opinion

AutisticAF: The Week in Police & Autism 3/28/21


Weekly roundup of interactions between autists… and cops. Violence, positive support, personal stories, legislation, registries, opinion…

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Autism Link Roundup Opinion

AutisticAF Link Roundup 03/28/21: Autism, Politics, Pop Culture


This week hate crimes against autists, disability rights, autistic inspiration, #StopAutisticHate… plus some cool nerdy stuff.

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Autism Autism & The Police Opinion

Share: An Autist Writes Their Mayor


It’s crazy that an autistic has to call a mayor & beg for training for first responders.

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Autism Autism & The Police News Opinion

AutisticAF: The Week in Police & Autism 3/21/21


Weekly roundup of interactions between autists… and cops. Violence, positive support, personal stories, legislation, registries, opinion…

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Autism Autism & The Police News Opinion

AutisticAF: The Week in Police & Autism 3/14/21


Weekly roundup of interactions between autists… and cops. Violence, positive support, personal stories, legislation, registries, opinion…

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Autism Autism & The Police Opinion Safety

Cops Abuse Autist… Raising Scary Constitutional Issues


Extraordinary case…. “human services” used as a codeword for police brutality.

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Autism Autism & The Police Autism Rights Opinion

Global Newsflash: We’re Autistic. Not Mentally Ill.


Autism isn’t a mental illness. And meltdowns are not a symptom of disease. Either way…

Please don’t shoot us…?

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Acceptance Autism Autism & The Police Autism Rights Opinion Surviving

📰🚨🔥🗞️Opinion: Accept Autism. Don’t Register it.


Information gathered by the government… most especially the police or Justice Department… always ends up being used for punitive purposes…

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Autism Autism & The Police Autism Rights Opinion

🚨🔥BREAKING🔥🚨… Autist Found Guilty of Mass Murder… Good.


Autist found guilty of mass murder…

Good.

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Autism Autism & The Police Opinion Safety

Training Cops NOT to Shoot Autistic Folks…? DOES. NOT. WORK.


Iowa City feels good about itself this morning…

The autists who live there shouldn’t…

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Autism Opinion Sentient Rights

A Buddha, an Autist & a Chicken Go into a Costco: A No Joke


Costco roasted chickens cost you just $4.99.

Read what it costs the chicken.

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Autism Family Opinion Sexual Abuse & Assault Surviving

Dear Autist: Forgiving Your Family? NOT a Cosmic Rule…


Forgiving abusers… as much as SOME therapists, pop psychologists, and self-help gurus insist on it…

Is NOT a Cosmic Rule.

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Accomodating Autism Autism & The Police Opinion Safety Surviving

Opinion: Autists Need Safety from Cops… Not ID Papers


We autists aren’t the problem.

Killer cops are.

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#AutisticJoy Art Autism Illustrations Opinion

Autism in Art: America Enters the Bardö, Trump Departs


In Tibetan Buddhism, a “bardö” is the intermediate gap we experience between death and rebirth… Said to be, for most, a foggy, confusing, dreamlike state… lost… abandoned… fear… desire… hope… The world has been obsessed with Donald J. Trump for 5 years. Nervously checking our phones dozens of times a day… What has he done […]

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Accomodating Autism Autism & The Police Meltdowns Opinion Safety

Groton City Council Takes Autistic Safety Seriously… But… Won’t Be Enough.


No human services should be delivered by someone packing a gun…

There’s no excuse for deadly mistakes… delivering human services.