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Y is for You

If you’re reading this, then this post is for you. If you are neurotypical, This post is for you because neurodiversity means all brains. I know we spend a lot of time writing about neurotypical people and it may seem like we hate you, but we don’t. We hate the oppression that we experience…

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K is for Keyboards

When thinking about keyboards in relation to the neurodiversity movement, there are a few themes that are all connected to communication, but these probably need to be addressed separately. Communication. Sadly, most conversations around Facilitated Communication and other alternate methods of communication tend to attract critics who refuse to presume competence in non-speaking people.

Text says: The A-Z of neurodiversity. J is for judgment. Text is multi-coloured embossed font on a white square on a green background filled with letters.

J is for Judgment

[CN: filicide; abuse; normalisation] I was originally going to write about justice for J, but the truth is that we don’t see a lot of justice. We continually fight against the injustice that we face. When we do that, we’re accused of being judgmental. We’re told not to judge when a parent murders their child.