#Autism

  • Article: Greta Thunberg Answers Asperger's Twitter Trolls: 'It's a Superpower'

    Greta Thunberg Answers Asperger's Twitter Trolls: 'It's a Superpower'

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 2, 2019

    The 16-year-old isn't just a climate hero. She's speaking up for those on the autism spectrum, too. Read more

  • Article: Sesame Street Is Teaching Viewers What It's Like to Have an Autistic Family Member

    Sesame Street Is Teaching Viewers What It's Like to Have an Autistic Family Member

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 2, 2019

    “All children, autistic and neurotypical alike, are amazing in their own ways.” Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Had Its First-Ever Disability-Friendly Shopping Day

    The UK Just Had Its First-Ever Disability-Friendly Shopping Day

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 14, 2018

    Over 700 businesses in Britain got on board with “Purple Tuesday.” Read more

  • Article: This Australian MP With an Autistic Child Just Launched a Great Defense of Vaccines

    This Australian MP With an Autistic Child Just Launched a Great Defense of Vaccines

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 13, 2018

    She hates when people link vaccinations and autism. Read more

  • Video: This Program Helped People With Autism Prepare to Fly
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    This Program Helped People With Autism Prepare to Fly

    From HP Inc.|Nov. 20, 2017

    The initiative gives people a chance to "dry run" the flying experience in a safe environment. Read more

  • Article: MP’s Emotional Tribute to Son With Autism Triggers Standing Ovation In Canadian Parliament
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    MP’s Emotional Tribute to Son With Autism Triggers Standing Ovation In Canadian Parliament

    April 20, 2017

    Although the cause needs a lot more than applause right now Read more

  • Article: Global Citizens Show Support for Canadian Autism Partnership
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    Global Citizens Show Support for Canadian Autism Partnership

    By Chelsey Smith|April 10, 2017

    Over 2,000 actions asked the government of Canada to support an Autism Partnership. Read more

  • Article: Sesame Street’s New Character Has Autism and That’s a Really Big Deal

    Sesame Street’s New Character Has Autism and That’s a Really Big Deal

    By Joe McCarthy|March 20, 2017

    “Autism is not one thing, because it is different for every single person who has autism.” Read more