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Pointing to harmful messaging, autism organization ends partnership with Sesame Workshop

Chelsea Cirruzzo

An autism advocacy organization announced Monday that it is ending its partnership with Sesame Street in response to a multimedia campaign that the organization says is harmful to autistic people. The Autistic Self Advocacy Network said in a statement on its website that it “condemns Sesame Street’s decision to further stigma against autistic children and adults” through an autism-screening initiative developed with Autism Speaks, another autism organization that has previously stirred controversy ..

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9th World Rett Syndrome Congress
Surfers Paradise, QLD - Australia
Sep-30-2020 - 09:00 am
The Rett Syndrome Association of Australia (RSAA)email rettaust@bigpond.comwishes to draw attention to the fact that it is staging the 9th World Rett Syndrome Congress i ..
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