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Empowerment is when you have gained the confidence in yourself to have the light bulb go on in your head. You realize you can take control of your life and you understand that now you have done it. —Nancy Ward

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Fighting for Fairness: it starts with you!

Everyone should be able to access and learn from conversations about systemic discrimination. But information about these concepts…

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This morning, the House passed the Build Back Better Act. This bill includes the largest-ever federal investment in home- and community-based services (HCBS) to…

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The Autistic Self Advocacy Network is a national grassroots disability rights organization run by and for Autistic Americans, advocating for systems change and ensuring…

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Hello everyone, 

As two autistic and disabled individuals, higher education has often left us feeling isolated, alone, and without a community that understands us. Over…

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Dear friends,

In this time of giving thanks, we’re grateful for your continued support. We have a lot of great updates to share with you…

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The Autistic Self Advocacy Network is a national grassroots disability rights organization run by and for Autistic Americans, advocating for systems change and ensuring…

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