New York, NY (PRWEB) April 02, 2012
The Canary Party and other grass roots organizations gathered today to demand drastic action in response to the governments failures in addressing the autism epidemic, after CDC releases new autism numbers showing that the autism rate doubled in five years.
This morning, the Canary Party joined a group of grassroots autism organizations in a press conference in Manhattan to discuss how we have reached the catastrophic rate of 1 in 88 children, and 1 in 54 boys, having autism in this country. The Age of Autism, AutismOne, Autism Action Network, Autism File, The Canary Party, Center for Personal Rights, The Coalition for Safe Minds, Elizabeth Birt Center for Autism Law and Advocacy, Focus Autism, National Autism Association and Talk About Curing Autism have declared that this is a national health emergency, and that our government has failed us.
The video from the press conference can be found at http://CanaryParty.org.
The Canary Party and her partners believe that the current situation is intolerable and will not remain silent, watching more children and more families face the overwhelming burdens of autism. Together our groups are demanding that:
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