Autism Speaks Legally Threatens Autistic Adults During World Autism Day

For the second time I’ve received a legal notice through a product manufacturer that Autism Speaks has taken down my items meant to show autistic people disapproving of the way they don’t actually include autistic people in their mission.   Continue reading Autism Speaks Legally Threatens Autistic Adults During World Autism Day

Obama’s New Receptionist Is Deaf

World Leaders, White House Staffers, and everyone else who meets with President Obama must go through 27 year old Leah Katz-Hernandez whose job it is to manage the President’s appointments as well as those of senior White House officials.  She is also Deaf.  Continue reading Obama’s New Receptionist Is Deaf

Can You Refuse the Social Security COLA Increase?

Leslie wrote in asking if its possible to refuse to take the Social Security Cost of Living Adjustment as it will increase her daughter’s health care costs.  Continue reading Can You Refuse the Social Security COLA Increase?