I originally wrote this piece for the blog 107daysofaction.wordpress.com. I
How does it make you feel when you hear a
But my question is, where are autistic people in the creation of the movie and the movie itself? The representation of autism and disability in film should include the actual voices of autistic people.
by Sarah Levis Disabled people in several American cities are
K.J. told police that she said "No" and "Stop" when the three ninth grade boys sexually assaulted her. She had to be physically assaulted to keep from escaping. But, because K.J. and her attackers were labeled with IQs below 50 the sex is considered "consensual".