DISABILITY AND DIVERSITY AT THE BBC AND NETFLIX OPINION PIECE I’ve just read an online article about a new and exciting deal which was prompted by a lecture given by writer Jack Thorne at the Edinburgh TV Festival in which he said the television industry, saying it has “utterly and totally” failed disabled people. “Gender,… Continue reading DISABILITY AND DIVERSITY AT THE BBC AND NETFLIX
AUTISTIC NICK GETS STRESSED AND HOW I DEALT WITH IT OPINION PIECE I just don’t like it. I am unsure of how to handle it. What am I talking about? STRESS!! It can be the tiniest of things to trigger me and then my whole day can be ruined by my stressing myself out to… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK GETS STRESSED AND HOW I DEALT WITH IT
AUTISM AND BIG BROTHER ALL STARS OPINON PIECE Currently airing in the US is season 22 of Big Brother All Stars, where past winners come back to compete to be the overall Big Brother winner. In this current mix is Ian Terry. Ian Terry Biography Age: 29 Hometown: Pittsburgh Current city: Houston Occupation: Management consultant… Continue reading AUTISM AND BIG BROTHER ALL STARS
AUTISM AND ‘THE A WORD’, 'THE GOOD DOCTOR' AND 'ATYPICAL' DO THEY GIVE AN ACCURATE PORTRAYAL OF AUTISM? OPINION PIECE The A word, The Good Doctor and Aytpical are in my view tick box television, in that it ticks the disability box and that’s where it ends. This show for me is another example of… Continue reading AUTISM AND ‘THE A WORD’, ‘THE GOOD DOCTOR’ AND ‘ATYPICAL’ DO THEY GIVE AN ACCURATE PORTRAYAL OF AUTISM?
A LETTER IN REPSONSE TO COVID-19 Dear COVID-19, Fuck you. Ok a harsh opening line, but I feel better now that I’ve gotten that off my chest. I’m not usually that direct or aggressive when I write a letter to someone, usually I’ll start it with the obligatory dear (insert name) how are you? But… Continue reading A LETTER IN REPSONSE TO COVID-19
HOW THE GOVERNMENT HAS FAILED IN IT’S COVID-19 MESSAGING TO THE AUTISM COMMUNITY OPINION PIECE Currently in Australia we have survived our first spike/round of COVID-19, our government are very pleased with us, they rejoice and decide that seeing as we’ve been such good girls and boy’s we can begin slowly mind to have some… Continue reading HOW THE GOVERNMENT HAS FAILED IN IT’S COVID-19 MESSAGING TO THE AUTISM COMMUNITY