"You don't deserve to be unsupervised in public." How does that statement make you feel? Comfortable? Confident? Supported? Scared? That was the first in a string of harassment my wife received and I had hoped it would soon be over, but striving for resolution has lead me to larger concerns that remain unresolved over a year later. And because of these concerns, not just myself, but the entire autism community needs your help.
Imagine for a moment that you are autistic or have some other disability and you've moved to a new town where you don't know anyone. You decide to seek out a support group for your disability and you find one. You attend your first support-group meeting and it seems good. Several days later, you wake up to discover that the support-group manager (SGM) is harassing your wife on Facebook. The harassment is in response to events that you and your spouse personally witnessed, but that SGM only heard about second-hand from a friend (AF). You're scared, because you don