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Autistics Have To Sign A DNR (UK)?!

You are reading this right? I saw a video in my feed from an autism YouTuber called “The Aspie Word.” In his video he will show some sources in the video itself. A DRN is a do not resessitate order. Should you become seriously ill you/your family can choose to sigh a DNR. It looks the the UK gov is…

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The Word ‘Retarded’ is Ableist

It is my mission to stand up to ableism. I talk about workplaces having ableist policies we should talk about ableist language used towards people with disabilities like autism and ADHD. The word retard. People use this as a way to insult people, presumably because they think it means ‘stupid.’ On the other hand, this word IS, in fact, hurtful…

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Disability Benefits Are Not ‘Hand Outs’

Let’s be honest. Folks without disabilities who don’t understand why we need benefits will call it a ‘handout.’ If you have an invisible illness or disorder and you speak about using disability benefits or any other benefits, you will be shamed, exploited, belittled. It’s sad that people think the only disabilities are if you’re in a wheelchair or need a walker.…

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