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Self advocacy begins by understanding that rights are never granted from above. They are grasped from below by those with the courage and determination to seize that to which they are entitled. —Tony Coelho

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To:      U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations

Subcommittee on Labor, Health & Human Services, Education and Related Agencies

I am writing on behalf of the…

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This month, Maryland became the first state in the United States to enact the Autistic Self Advocacy Network’s model law banning disability-based discrimination in…

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On April 22nd, 2015, the Autistic Self Advocacy Network issued the following statement regarding the CDC’s recent announcement as to the expansion of the…

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Freddie Mac, a leading mortgage finance company, is partnering with the Autistic Self Advocacy Network to fill two paid summer internship opportunities for college…

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Reflections on the 2015 Disability Day of Mourning

From ASAN President Ari Ne’eman

Memory is an important part of how we define our communities. When we…

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The Judge Rotenberg Center (JRC) is a residential facility in Massachusetts where disabled residents are subject to electric shock, sensory assault, food deprivation, prolonged…

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