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Taking Action to End the Stigma of Autism through Pop Culture Webisodes
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Taking Action to End the Stigma of Autism through Pop Culture Webisodes

For decades, the message has been ‘awareness’ for autism, and in the past few years the community has been speaking out and saying it’s time for ‘acceptance.’ But saying it isn’t enough. We have use whatever resources we personally have to offer and take actio...
Media perceptions of Asperger’s and violent crime is misinformed
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Media perceptions of Asperger’s and violent crime is misinformed

Editor's Note: Autism Daily Newscast chose not to report on last week's shooting in Oregon as we felt it was not important to publicize this tragedy to the autism community. We waited to see how mainstream media would report it. Initially we were glad to see t...
Lockdown
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Lockdown

Once a month like clockwork I receive a text from my son's school that they have performed their monthly lockdown drill.  This text is to inform me that it is just a drill and I have no need to be concerned. Except that I am.  As this is just another reminder...
Gender Differences in Asperger’s: Being a Trans Guy and a Female-Socialized Aspie
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Gender Differences in Asperger’s: Being a Trans Guy and a Female-Socialized Aspie

By Elliott DeLine (see full bio below) I have never been quite like most people. I was aware of my difference from a very early age. It was as though I viewed the world in an entirely different way from the people around me. Things that they took serious...