A reporters guide to the Autism Speaks debacle

A reporters guide to the Autism Speaks debacle

Knowledge, support, awareness, acceptance, and understanding are hugely important to the autistic community and to those who love them. Sadly, there’s a disconnect between the Corporate echilon of Autism speaks, those who work hard “on the ground” to help those who need it, and many in the autistic community – most notably autistic adults, which is what autistic children will become. This article is a quick, basic description of the issues at hand. Please visit The Golden Hat Foundation as an alternative, if you are looking for an autism non-profit to support.

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