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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 Link Roundup

Link Roundup 21/2/7… Autism, Politics, Pop Culture

Tips? Suggestions…? To the Editor… Great thread… Great Twitter account… White Supremacy on the socialist left?? Unconscious. Or simply ignored… 💨 Overview of cannabis for testing autism symptoms #Autism as defense in Australian child porn case. 👶 Ever feel like a “caring” fellow adult treats autistic you like a child…? UK government calls for review […]

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Autism Family Opinion 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.

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#AutisticJoy Art Autism Illustrations Opinion Poetry Special Interests (SpIns)

Autism in Art: “Deliverance – An American Selfie”

There’s a hole in the American Dream…

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#AutisticJoy Autism Autobiography Defiance Symptoms

On Autism & Defiance: An Early Personal Memory

Parents are powerful. But not omnipotent…

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Autism Communication Friendship Masking Social Verbal Written

Coming Out Autistic: Chat with an Old Friend

Mebbe the hardest, weirdest  thing about coming out autistic? Telling folks who knew me many years ago.

Before ANY of us figured out I’m #ActuallyAutistic…

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50 Shades Accomodating Autism Communication Sensory Processing Symptoms Verbal Written

50 Shades of Autistic Thinking, Pt 2: Verbal Processing

What could be more basic to human experience than…
Speech…?

Mebbe, just mebbe… I’m not precisely… human.

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Autism Music Opinion

Music that Rocked My World: A Damn-Near Autism-Free Journey

What pop music changed your world…?

Autistic. Or not.

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Adult Autism Family Friendship Neurodiversity Opinion Parenting Surviving Symptoms Talk

Autism & Love…

Big topic.

Let’s try talking…

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Art Autism Family Poetry Substances

Autism in Poetry: It Burns

I’ve seen the fiercest hearts of my generation burn themselves alive, lips wrapped around a pipe…

Family is complex for this autistic.

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Autism Neurodiversity Opinion Top Articles ⭐

Autism & Neurodiversity…? Srsly?

Nature don’t make garbage…

Controversial? SRSLY…?

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Anxiety Autism Autism & The Police Meltdowns Opinion Safety Surviving Symptoms Top Articles ⭐

I’m Autistic. I Fear Cops….

I fear every police officer & cop car I see.
And in 21st Century America… I see them everywhere.

So I bought a Medical Alert Bracelet. To protect myself from “helping” First Responders…

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About Autism

👉 ABOUT THIS BLOG… 👈

If you are new to this blog… I strongly recommend you start here…

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About Autism Opinion Self-Doubt Symptoms

Autistic Self-Doubt: A brief, very personal post.

I’ve been struggling with some self-doubt.

It’s an autism thang.

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Autism Cooking Salad Veggies

Cooking while Autistic: Wilted Garden Salad

Wilted Garden Salad… About 10 minutes. Tops! Massive Nutrition! Vegan! (Or Not!)

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Autism Autism & The Police Dangers Opinion

Autistic Folk Don’t Need IDs… OR. Armed. Cops.

There is no… none whatsoever… NO reason for a person performing a welfare check, or other purely social service, to be packing any form of lethal weapon.

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Art Autism Friendship Poetry

Autism in Poetry: My Friend Billy

Friendship is complex for this autistic…

Billy & I had nothing in common. Except our hearts.