Tag: language

The Fever Effect

On Tuesday, the National Autistic society reported on the recent episode of The A Word, in which an autistic character is ill and suffering from a fever. The
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Defining Autism

S.R. Salas wrote a brilliant post about the problems of defining the autistic experience by neurotypical standards. Sadly, their blog is down and has been for some time.
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Insidious Thing

Behaviourism is so deeply ingrained in our society that we often forget it’s there. Our entire way of life is based on the assumption that we cannot be
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Not “Slacktivism”

There’s a pervasive attitude amongst those who aren’t familiar with disability activism that writing a blog is not real activism. That somehow being restricted in my ability to
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