Video Released By Autism Speaks Outrages Autistics

September 27, 2009

If this video does anything, it makes the autistic child look like a lost victim of a plague that wasn’t caught in time, the parents failures for not ‘catching it in time’ and the autistic community a group of pariahs. It uses scare tactics and I feel veiled threats that feel to me more like […]

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Medical Journal blames disabled people “who want to live”

September 16, 2009

Medical Journal blames disabled people “who want to live” An editorial appearing in the prestigious British Medical Journal (BMJ) has blamed disabled people “who want to live” for the difficulties surrounding the debate in the UK on assisted suicide. Tony Delamothe, deputy editor of the BMJ, bluntly admitted that he is in favour of assisted […]

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Spanking Kids in School Still Common, Especially Among Disabled | The Autism News

September 1, 2009
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Spanking Kids in School Still Common, Especially Among Disabled | The Autism News a new study by the ACLU and Human Rights Watch, as reported here and here. More than 200,000 U.S. schoolchildren were subjected to corporal punishment during the 2006-2007 school year, the study shows. And the South has a big lead in whacking […]

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Judge Sentences Alabama Woman To Death For Murder Of Autistic Son – WHNT

August 6, 2009
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Judge Sentences Alabama Woman To Death For Murder Of Autistic Son – WHNT Judge Dempsey also wrote in his sentencing order, “To intentionally murder your child by burning him is shockingly evil.” During the trial, the state presented evidence that Mason, who was autistic, had a total of $175,000 worth of life insurance when he […]

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Facebook sez, “Don’t mind us, we’re just whoring out your photos”

July 17, 2009

Facebook sez, “Don’t mind us, we’re just whoring out your photos”. So, they can use YOUR photos, even the photos of your friends and children in advertisements, and yes, you gave them permission. Read the article to see how to turn it off though… Opt out, of course. I would not be using facebook except […]

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Security Fix – PCs Used in Korean DDoS Attacks May Self Destruct

July 10, 2009

PCs Used in Korean DDoS Attacks May Self Destruct There are signs that the concerted cyber attacks targeting U.S. and Korean government and commercial Web sites this past week are beginning to wane. Yet, even if the assaults were to be completely blocked tomorrow, the attackers could still have one last, inglorious weapon in their […]

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Republican Derides Gov. Spending to Feed Hungry Children

June 23, 2009
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Gawd Bless the American Right Republican Missouri Rep, Derides Gov. Spending to Feed Hungry Children: They can Get Free Food at Church or Get a Job! Cynthia Davis, a conservative Christian Republican State Rep. from Missouri, is against government spending to feed hungry children during the summer, claiming if they were allowed to go hungry, […]

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YouTube – Iran, Tehran: wounded girl dying in front of camera

June 20, 2009

YouTube – Iran, Tehran: wounded girl dying in front of camera Why are we silent? This video hurts to watch… and I think it should be broadcast on Television. If this is a government in power, all other governments are responsible for not taking action. Governments must police each other. They are not gods unto […]

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TechLaw: Provocative Ruling in Facebook v. Power Ventures

May 23, 2009
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TechLaw: Provocative Ruling in Facebook v. Power Ventures Takeaways for Web users: Like they say on the playground, you can pick your friends, you can pick your data. But you can’t pick your friend’s data. Well, that’s nice to know. What facebook knows about me that cannot be easily found out on the net is […]

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Twilight & New Moon: Plagarized?!

April 19, 2009

Twilight & New Moon: Plagarized?! Her own professor says so!

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