I see a lot of “light it up blue” stuff being posted around the ‘net today. It makes me sad, really. See, the “Light It Up Blue” campaign is a project of Autism Speaks. Their name is ironic, considering they do not have any Autistics on their board, and one Autistic on ONE advisory committee.
Happy Monday! It’s the beginning of another week, and we’ve got tons in store for you, including introducing two new regular columnists, Nico and Golda. We’ve seen Nico before, but today marks the start of what will be a regular column on self-advocacy, and Golda is brilliant, funny, bookish AND clever, and she’ll be writing […]