Boycott Autism Speaks

And the truth shall set you free (if you choose to be free)

There are many people who truly believe that Autism Speaks is a benevolent organization that is working on behalf of people on autism spectrum and their loved ones. They might have received Autism Speaks’ “100 Day Kit” from their physician upon diagnosis, or maybe they came across Autism Speaks’ website while searching about autism online. …

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Thank you, Build-A-Bear workshop!!!!!

Build-A-Bear Workshop, I want to thank you for ending your corporate sponsorship of Autism Speaks.  As an autistic adult and a parent of two beautiful autistic children, I am very touched by this measure. It’s hard to go against the grain – but you did. It says so much about your company.  It grieved me …

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Contribution for #EducateSesame Collaborative Blog

I am proud to support Boycott Autism Speaks’ Flash Blog urging Sesame Workshop to reconsider their recently announced partnership with Autism Speaks. The movement has attracted media attention lately, and the flash blog is one of several grassroots attempts to protest this partnership peacefully but assertively. You can read my post at the link provided. …

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