friendly reminder not to make fun of people for these things
even if you “didnt know” or “dont think” the person is autistic. these are still autistic traits, and autistic people may hear you and be ashamed even if the person you’re making fun of is allistic.
having bad posture
unnecessarily repeating themselves
trying to repeat conversations multiple times
odd speech patterns
stims like cracking knuckles, hand flapping, tapping, etc
wanting things done in a specific way
not liking bright light or loud noises
being a “picky eater”
taking things literally
feel free to add on
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Anti-bullying campaigns will never be effective until they acknowledge that kids don't get bullied for no reason, they get bullied for not being cishet, white, neurotypical, able-bodied, skinny, middle class, religious majority, etcetera and etcetera. And the people who design these campaigns know this.
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