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Hannah Gadsby Speaks out About Autism in ‘Douglas’

A part of Hannah’s newest present sees her candidly handle her autism analysis, and commit an entire set to the subject. 

“Actually the day I used to be formally identified with autism was an excellent day,” Hannah tells audiences in Douglas. “As a result of it felt like I would been handed the keys to town of me. As a result of I used to be capable of make sense of so many issues that had solely ever been complicated to me.”

She then goes in on anti-vaxxers, criticizing them for selecting to not vaccinate their kids for concern of autism. “That may be a political assertion,” the comic shares with The Instances, “as a result of we’re not a part of the anti-vax dialog and that infuriates me.”

She continues, “It is anti-vaxxers saying autism is worse than polio, or different folks saying anti-vaxxers are silly. Autism is just not a jail. It isn’t one thing that needs to be terrifying. It isn’t a incapacity besides that the world makes it extremely troublesome for us to perform — and nobody is asking what folks with autism suppose.”

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