Autistic Discrimination

Autistic Discrimination
Have you seen the comments on YouTube? In the comments in some videos, I saw people using autistic as insults in their flame wars. Something like “people who like/dislike this are autistic”, “you must be autistic”, or “you spell like you’re autistic.” In college, when I’m around people who don’t know I’m autistic, I sometimes would hear ...

Welcome to Bad Aspergers! 2

Welcome to Bad Aspergers!
Hey Folks! A friend informed me about an event called Blogging Against Disablism Day and encouraged me to participate: http://blobolobolob.blogspot.co.uk/2013/04/blogging-against-disablism-day-2013.html I’m a college undergraduate in California and a high functioning autistic individual.  Whether or not high functioning autism is considered a disability is debatable in some communities. While certain gifts can come with autism, the difficulties ...