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Obama Issues World Autism Awareness Day Proclamation

WASHINGTON, DC (April 2, 2014) -- President Barack Obama today issued a White House proclamation recognizing World Autism Awareness Day, noting that Americans with autism are "an essential thread in the diverse tape... More...

Wrights Discuss Autism Awareness on MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell Reports

April 2, 2014  - Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright appeared on MSNBC's "Andrea Mitchell Reports" to discuss World Autism Awareness Day and Light It Up Blue. 

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Autism Speaks Kicks Off World Autism Awareness Month

Washington, D.C. (April 2, 2014) – In conjunction with World Autism Awareness Day, Autism Speaks launched its fifth annual Light It Up Blue campaign today, turning iconic landmarks, state capitals and homes across t... More...

Persona Bead Design Contest Winners Announced! Beads for sale now!

This past November, First Jewelry brand, Persona, and Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, partnered  on a bead design contest to find new design ideas for the Persona Autism Speaks collection.&nb... More...

Liz Feld Discusses Autism Prevalence on C-SPAN's "Washington Journal"

April 1, 2014 - Autism Speaks President Liz Feld appeared on C-SPAN's "Washington Journal" today to discuss  the CDC's new autism prevalence estimate of 1 in 68, and to emphasize the need or a comp... More...

VIDEO: UN Panel Discussion "Autism: Awareness to Action"

(April 1, 2014) -  Today the Permanent Mission of Bangladesh to the U.N., Permanent Mission of the State of Qatar to the United Nations and Autism Speaks co-hosted a panel discussion, "Autism: Awareness to Action," ... More...

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