A Roundup of Posts Against Autism Speaks

Kirsten Schultz
Mar 30, 2017 · 4 min read

The following is a masterpost of items against Autism Speaks. To add any, please comment below.

Supporting Torture

Anti-Vaccination Support

Neo-Nazi Support

Misuse of Donations and Funds

Legal Issues

Anger From the Community

Anger From Parents/Families

Anger From Others

Sexism

  • I will not ‘Light it up Blue’
    The ‘Light It Up Blue’ campaign also promotes stigma and sexism within the autism community, promoting the idea that autism is more of a masculine disease/affects boys more than girls. This is completely false and contributes to the lack of diagnoses that girls/women and non-binary people face.

Multiple Issues

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