Article on Amy Sequenzia » The Aspergian
When non-speaking autistics are given tools and choices for ways to communicate, to express themselves, they are empowered to become the authors of their own narratives. In doing so, the power to own someone else’s story and control the autonomy of non-speakers is removed from institutions, systems, and individuals. Because of this, corporations, “charities,” and self-interested individuals are waging a war on non-speaking autistics. One such measure of erasure and silencing is the vandalism and deletion of articles on of non-speaking autistics who have used, learned via, or advocated in support of facilitated communication or rapid prompting method. So, The Aspergian will be publishingRead More →