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When You’re Accustomed To Privilege, Equality Feels Like Oppression

Originally posted on The Boeskool:
I’ve never been punched in the face. Not in an actual fight, at least. I’m not much of a fighter, I suppose… More of an “arguer.” I don’t think I’m “scared” to get into a fight,…

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Illinois state panel wants to add autism, pain, PTSD to medical marijuana list

Illinois state panel wants to add autism, pain, PTSD to medical marijuana list Springfield, Ill. — A state panel in Illinois recommended that patients with conditions such as autism, post-traumatic stress disorder, osteoarthritis, irritable bowel syndrome, and pain conditions be … Continue reading

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Michigan panel votes on medical marijuana for autism

Originally posted on WBAY:
LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Michigan would become the first state to allow medical marijuana for children with severe autism if an official follows the recommendation of a state panel. The Michigan Medical Marijuana Review Panel voted…

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Why I Left ABA

Originally posted on Socially Anxious Advocate:
Trigger Warning: ABA, ableism, institutionalized child abuse [Image Description: A bright red door with a brass knob and a faded mail slit. To its left, there is a long, dark windowpane with some decoration…

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Some parents are apparently trying to reverse autism by giving their children toxic ‘miracle’ bleach enemas

Originally posted on Metro:
Some parents are persevering with the ‘dangerous’ treatment despite vomiting and kicking from their children (Picture: Getty Images) Parents are turning to a dangerous industrial solution used for bleaching wood pulp in a bid to reverse…

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The Real Story Behind Facebook Moderation and Your Petty Reports

Originally posted on The Internet Offends Me:
Imagine going to work every day and at the start of your day, with your first cup of coffee, you sit down to glance at beheadings, children in the process of being raped,…

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How bullying works: projection and scapegoating.

Originally posted on Politics and Insights:
Very few people, when put to the test, have the integrity and moral courage to stand up against bullying, harassment, abuse, threats and corruption. The targets of adult bullying are selected often because they…

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