Calling all autistics: let the Organization for Autism Research know what language you prefer!

The Organization for Autism Research is a big organization with lots of money and influence.

(According to their 2019 financials, their assets = $2 billion.)

They are reevaluating their use of person-first language based on input from autistic people.

You can fill out this quick survey to let them know if you prefer being called “autistic” or “person with autism.”

They are not an autistic-led organization, but the fact that they are soliciting input from #actuallyautistic people is promising…

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