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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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Today, the Autistic Self Advocacy Network, ACLU, and thirty-four other advocacy organizations filed an amicus brief encouraging broad…

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This morning, Talking Points Memo published an article featuring quotes from Albert Watkins, an attorney representing Jacob Chansley. Chansley was a prominent participant in…

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People with disabilities deserve real work for real pay. Here’s how YOU can take action to make that happen:

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Vaccines have been a safe and important tool for preventing life-threatening diseases for decades, from the flu to polio to the measles, and now…

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ASAN May Newsletter

Dear friends,

Heat, humidity, and Brood X cicadas… What a summer this is shaping up to be! As we start to enjoy the…

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ASAN April Newsletter

Dear friends,
As we wrap up another Autism Acceptance Month, we are honored and grateful to be a part of celebrating autistic culture…

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