I used to blog a lot. Since the TPGA dialogues I... haven't, so much. I would like to again.
So to get back in the habit of throwing new text onto this website, a new Recommended Reading post, in two acts.
Fun fact: I can be seen in this video, and so can many of my friends!
If you haven't yet watched the Loud Hands Project video, or read about this exciting new campaign on their fundraising page, you should definitely check it out. If you haven't donated yet, there are 13 days left in which to do so!
Also from Alternate Assessment Productions comes a new take on the "shit X say to Y" meme.
Argument: "Everyone in the special needs community needs to stop getting so darn offended and just get along!"
Rebuttal: I'll Take Offense, If You Don't Mind, by Rachel Cohen-Rottenberg
Argument: "I don't have to listen to what you say about autism because my kid is more severely affected than you/than your kid."
Rebuttal: "My Kid Isn't Like You(rs)!" by Melody at ASParenting