Although I’m relatively new to neurodiversity activism, having only started a few months ago, one thing is clear in my research: high-support needs (mostly nonspeaking) autistic individuals are typically underrepresented, marginalized, and dehumanized in the media, whether that be the news

Read more “Not Like Those Children: What that really means to an autistic person”

I will speak in terms of beliefs, because at the core there is a point where the choice of our political system becomes a matter of philosophy rather than fact.

I believe that hierarchies are inherently destructive. Human beings should not organise

Read more “Covid19: Why I believe we should all be anarchists and communalists”

We are starting to experiment with ways to reduce interactions to human scale and are starting to learn. We may even learn that there are many different ways to contain the virus, but a focus on human scale and a bias against super-human scale busyness will be the common thread through all these approaches.

Russell James takes a hard look at the fighting with in the autistic community, calling for a truce and solidarity between people who have the same goals.