Radical Neurodivergence Speaking: Autistic Pride Day: I'm hoping to get up a post tomorrow with some other people's reflections on APD. But for now: Why do we have Autistic Pride Day? Why is au...
Um, ditto much? Seriously, I'm not broken. And I like who I am. So I'm all for Autistic Pride Day, as long as Autism Speaks doesn't try to co-opt it or something. Then I go on the warpath.
Note For Anyone Writing About Me
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I am an Autistic person,not a person with autism. I am also not Aspergers. The diagnosis isn't even in the DSM anymore, and yes, I agree with the consolidation of all autistic spectrum stuff under one umbrella. I have other issues with the DSM.
I don't like Autism Speaks. I'm Disabled, not differently abled, and I am an Autistic activist. Self-advocate is true, but incomplete.
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