Accessible political activism

You can view a transcript of a past chat on this topic here.

Political activism can be challenging for various reasons, especially if you’re autistic or similarly neurodivergent. #autchat

For example, many politicians in the U.S. value phone calls and visits, which are hard for many autistic people, more than letters/emails. #autchat

Questions:

Q1: There are many ways to do political activism. What are some you know of? (Let’s try to get a broad list!) #autchat

Q2: What aspects of your neurodivergence(s) make some kinds of activism harder (or easier)? #autchat

Q3: What kinds of accommodations might make political activism more accessible to you? #autchat

Q4: How do you fight discouragement and fatigue and keep going? What self-care helps? #autchat

Questions for this chat were written by @theoriesofminds.

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