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Autism’s Women’s Network: Autism and Race Anthology
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Autism’s Women’s Network: Autism and Race Anthology

The Autism Women’s Network was created by Autistic women as a way to create a diverse community supporting allies, friends, and advocates. Their projects in the past have not solely focused on women’s issues, but also examined the intersection between issues w...
Mother of child with Down syndrome petitions Disney to include more characters with disabilities
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Mother of child with Down syndrome petitions Disney to include more characters with disabilities

Antioch, Calif. — Keston Ott-Dahl who is mother to a child with Down syndrome has o hand delivered a petition to The Walt Disney Studios. The petition asks for Disney to include more characters who have a disability. Keston and partner, Andrea, are parents ...
‘Different Brilliant’ campaign launched to inspire deeper understanding of individuals with autism – w/video
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‘Different Brilliant’ campaign launched to inspire deeper understanding of individuals with autism – w/video

Sydney, Australia-- Autism Spectrum Australia launched a short film entitled 'Different Brilliant' today to celebrate and inspire deeper understanding of individuals on the autism spectrum. Autism Spectrum Australia CEO Adrian Ford said that the film is aim...
Inspiring Women with Autism – Liane Holliday Wiley
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Inspiring Women with Autism – Liane Holliday Wiley

Liane Holliday Wiley is an author and autism advocate who has written several popular books on autism, including Pretending to be Normal: Living with Asperger's Syndrome (1999), Asperger Syndrome in the Family: Redefining Normal (2001), Adolescents and Asperge...