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Autistic Advocacy – can we ever take someone’s voice away? Opinion
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Autistic Advocacy – can we ever take someone’s voice away? Opinion

I am autistic. I sit merrily on the Spectrum, and am proud of my Asperger's Syndrome diagnosis, as fresh as it is. I will also quite clearly state that I do not need an advocate, my voice, my opinions are solely my own and I have absolutely no problems in v...
George the Poet speaks out against the ridiculing of those with autism – w/video
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George the Poet speaks out against the ridiculing of those with autism – w/video

United Kingdom - George Mpanga, the spoken word poet who came in 5th place at BBC’s Sounds of 2015, is speaking out regarding the ridiculing of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Mpanga, also known as George the Poet, will be featured on a BBC d...
Denver nineteen year old with autism wins Temple Grandin Award
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Denver nineteen year old with autism wins Temple Grandin Award

Denver, Col - Nineteen year old Benjamin Tarasweicz was diagnosed with autism as a toddler. He is now a public speaker and ambassador for living with autism. He has received the 2013 Temple Grandin award for raising awareness of autism. The award celebr...