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Over the past few months, I was involved in an editing dispute on Wikipedia involving the efficacy of facilitated communication (FC) and Rapid Prompting Method (RPM).

What began with one contentious edit has now resulted in the deletion of the

Read more “FC, RPM, and How Wikipedia Became Complicit in Silencing Non-speaking Autistics”

This article is long.  It used to be longer.  The original intro is now its own article exploring the division between neurodiversity advocates and everyone else.  It can be viewed by clicking here.

Instead of pointing fingers at anyone

Read more “A Response to Eileen Lamb’s Article “Autism and the Dangers of the Neurodiversity Movement””

This is my response to the quite-frankly, ravingly-paranoid article I found printed in hard copy in the magazine.   The infamous blogger and social media contributor, Jonathan Mitchell, had submitted the article to the UK Magazine and boasted how he did

Read more “An open letter to the Spectator’s anti-neurodiversity article: THE DANGERS OF NEURODIVERSITY”