This is Age of Autism's Typepad Profile.
Join Typepad and start following Age of Autism's activity
Join Now!
Already a member? Sign In
Age of Autism
Daily Web newspaper of the autism epidemic
Recent Activity
Image
By Dr. Richard Moskowitz In Vaccines: a Reappraisal, my intention was to provide a comprehensive overview of the subject, including some politics and history as well. Now I want to focus more narrowly on those parts of the book that... Continue reading
Posted 1 hour ago at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
By Ginger Taylor Religious vaccine exemptions? She was for them before she was against them. 6/22/18 Let's be serious. Maine Governor Janet T. Mills' sister Dora Ann is a pediatrician with a Masters degree in public health who has been... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
Interviewing silence: In conversation with the Autism Community Participations Journal of Audience and Reception Studies Download Interviewing Silence-1 Jonathan Rose, Drew University, New Jersey, USA Abstract: Collecting an oral history of autism presents extraordinary challenges. A third of all autistic... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
“Fundamentally, this vote isn’t about public health – it’s about how far is too far for the government to reach into our personal lives,” Farrin said. “A vote against this bill isn’t a vote against vaccinations – it’s a vote... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
By Cathy Jameson Ronan has a few favorite things – books, songs, movies, and words. One of his favorite movies is the original Dr. Seuss Horton Hears a Who! cartoon from 1970. He found it on his own on Youtube... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
By Anne Dachel My friend Maurine Meleck, dedicated autism activist, had this letter to the editor published by the Jacksonville (FL) Times Union. Every April we live the fantasy surrounding autism with blue lights, walks, and puzzle pieces. We’ve been... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
By Nancy Hokkanen Overturning a Supreme Court decision is a tall order, necessitating a constitutional amendment or a new Court ruling. Despite the effort and obstacles, the eventual repeal of SCOTUS’s 2011 Bruesewitz v. Wyeth ruling is behind four resolutions... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
46
Image
From The CT Mirror: Legislators who in recent weeks had accelerated efforts to repeal Connecticut’s religious exemption on mandatory immunizations reversed themselves Thursday, abandoning their quest amid concerns about what to do with unvaccinated children who are already enrolled in... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
Jabberwocky Alabama has all but removed a woman's right to choose to terminate a pregnancy, even in cases of rape and incest. As a Mom of three disabled daughters who face a lifetime of sexual assault, this ruling appalls me.... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
15
Image
NATURE WINS. SCIENCE IS IMPERFECT. THE ROAD TO HEALTH IS PAVED WITH PROFITS. We are allowed to talk about antiobiotic overuse and the terrible outcomes. We are not allowed to talk about vaccination overuse and the terrible outcomes. From Vox.com:... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
10
Image
By Anne Dachel Someone in the mainstream media actually noticed that something is wrong with our children. On May 9, 2019 Fox News anchor Tucker Carlson editorialized on the state of our children’s health and our elected officials’ failure to... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
14
Image
Here is the dichotomy of California. Some are protected. Others are thrown under the cable car. Vaccine makers - have NO LIABILITY for injury. None. Nada. Zip. Zilch. Few Americans know this. It's a huge difference. Monsanto hit with staggering... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
The Maine Senate has just agreed with the House to remove religious and philosophical exemptions. The governor will sign the bill, which will go into (side) effect in 2021. From Ginger Taylor, “What happened in Maine: The house had voted... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
21
Image
American women are having fewer children, and seem to be getting "worse" at successful healthy birth when they do, according to this article on NPR. We are the most medicalized society ever to exist. We treat everything with drugs whose... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
This is how politics works. Deals. Behind the scenes. Out front. Make no mistake, the arduous work of demonstrators who fought against the removal of vaccine exemptions is making a difference. Politicians pick their battles wisely, even in the face... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
13
Image
Join us in Albany, NY on Tuesday, May 14, for our first annual Vaccine Injury and Vaccine Rights Rally & Lobbying Day. Click here to learn more. If you want to protect your first amendment right to decide what goes... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
There's an elephant in the classroom. Last week, I wrote about the UNC shooter, whose father recorded his son's autism in a letter to his daughter. Our AofA readers have children across the length and breadth of the spectrum, no... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
17
Image
We here in Connecticut face the loss of our religious right to say no to a vaccine required for school attendance. TOMORROW, Monday, 5/13. Matt Ritter, Liz Linehan and Josh Elliott have been successful in creating an emergency bill to... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
10
Image
By Cathy Jameson A couple of years ago when we discovered that Ronan was getting better at typing, I asked him to fill in a few short sentences. When he was finished, I couldn’t wait to show the rest of... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
God almighty, I am having one HELL of a flashback to when 2010 when my then ten year old daughter leapt of the bus sobbing inconsolably while bruises formed on her body. Look at this beautiful little Wisconsin girl with... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
Yesterday afternoon and today, there is a nationally breaking story about San Francisco physician Ken Stoller receiving a subpoena from the San Francisco City Attorney for all his medical records for all vaccine exemptions he has written. A new tactic... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
15
Image
Note: We received this letter and permission to share it with you. Measles mandates, measles "mafia" (wrong ethnic group, the strongarm tactics are the same) threaten our rights. ### As the measles debate wears on, we’re hearing a lot about... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
27
Image
Note: A sane approach from Oregon Republican Dennis Linthicum. Parental rights are under seige. I am an Oregon Senator representing five rural, mostly-eastern Oregon counties. A father of two and a grandfather of five, I am deeply concerned about the... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
Informed Choice CT Peaceful Protest and Press Conference Friday, May 10 9:30-11:30am Attorney General William Tong’s Office 55 Elm St Hartford (Wear White) PRESS CONFERENCE AT THE ATTORNEY GENERAL'S OFFICE WHEN: 9:30 A.M. - 11:00 A.M. TOMORROW (FRIDAY), MAY 10,... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
Image
NOTE: Thanks to Ginger Taylor for the post from here blog Adventures in Autism. By Ginger Taylor So I have had a LOT of huge media inquires lately from such notables as Daily Beast, Time, Reuters, blah blah blah who... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2019 at AGE OF AUTISM
19