Anne Bordon King, Emma Dalmayne, In The Media, Melissa Eaton

Column: Why did Trump push disinfectant as a cure for the coronavirus? He listens to quacks

Column: Why did Trump push disinfectant as a cure for the coronavirus? He listens to quacks Bleach is for laundry and household cleaning — not for ingesting. (Daniel Acker / Bloomberg News) By ROBIN ABCARIANCOLUMNIST  APRIL 28, 2020 2:30 PM It was one of those jaw-dropping moments we’ve come to expect from the president: “I see the… Continue reading Column: Why did Trump push disinfectant as a cure for the coronavirus? He listens to quacks

Anne Bordon King, Emma Dalmayne, In The Media, Melissa Eaton

Autism Policy Blog: Autism, COVID-19, and Misinformation

Sunday, April 26, 2020 Autism, COVID-19, and Misinformation In The Politics of Autism, I discuss autism quackery.  One particularly dangerous "cure" involves bleach.  Lately, the quacks hawking a bleach solution have rebranded it as a cure for coronavirus. Some autism parents are fighting back. Melissa Eaton, Anne Borden King, Emma Dalmayne and Amanda Seigler write at The New York Times: For the past five… Continue reading Autism Policy Blog: Autism, COVID-19, and Misinformation

In The Media, Quackery, Scouting

Interview with Aut-ish on Discourse, Pseudoscience and Scouting

https://autish.wordpress.com/2020/03/20/aut-ish-episode-14-discourse-special-guest-amanda-seigler-fierce-autie/ Accessibility notice and Intro Music – 00:00-00:25 For more accessibility, feel free to read the transcript as you listen. Available at: https://autish.wordpress.com Onikage Hello, and welcome to the Aut-Ish podcast. My name is Onikage. And this Autism podcast, like my blog provides various autistic content. I am autistic myself and I want to promote acceptance,… Continue reading Interview with Aut-ish on Discourse, Pseudoscience and Scouting