What’s a person to do on April 2nd for World Autism Awareness Day? Continue reading
Trigger warning: child abuse, child murder, disabled abuse, Nazi genocide, euthanasia, ablest language
Another autistic child killed by a parent. A lot of people I follow on the interwebs will say this is about lack of services or a parent pushed too far.
I think it’s about the same things that led white men to lynch men of colour, led men to batter their wives to death, led George Zimmerman to shoot Trayvon Martin and on and on, ad infinitum. Someone thought their lives mattered more than someone else’s.
I wrote that on Facebook the other night. Continue reading
Early on in my career as a fundraiser, I heard about this amazing management expert who thought businesses could learn a lot about managing from charities.
Peter Drucker was his name and there was always at least one slide in any presentation on fundraising way back then that had a quote from him.
The only one that ever really stuck was:
Dissent, even conflict, is necessary, indeed desirable.