Robert F. Kennedy, i am an #ActuallyAutisticAdult who also has a blog on here. I am far from being the catastrophic tragedy you painted me as when you gave your speech in Sacramento, the capital of my home state that i live in. I hope you will please read Allison’r blog. Thank you.
Guest post by Allison Garber
Dear Robert F. Kennedy Jr:
I’ll start by thanking you for your apology for comparing Autism to the Holocaust. That was good of you, since likening my child’s existence to one of the most horrific acts of mankind was pretty brutal.
Your apology, sadly, was not directed towards my son, since you went on to say, “I struggled to find an expression to convey the catastrophic tragedy of autism which has now destroyed the lives of over 20 million children and shattered their families”.
I’d wager a guess that you struggle so hard with this because you don’t actually understand Autism. I’d also wager a guess that you don’t really care to understand Autism; instead, you prefer to believe that Autism is caused by vaccines and that Autistic people don’t have minds of their own. In fact, in your recent speech in Sacramento…
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