This would be our answer for a base of operations towards betterment and equality for Autistic People. The bottom line, we believe, is to set a clear goal and to speak with one voice. The discipline of these principles, springs out of participation, conviction and the right of the membership to decide its own course of action. The following principles and the steps to implement them, and an informed and alert membership is what makes a group a powerful force; one which must be counted.
I would have trolled this place mercilessly.
And you would have been flamed to the Kuiper belt and back by a number of the more vocal posters back then. McJ was and still is an idealist, though, and I suspect he never took into account the general apathy of the autie population. Nobody could really be arsed.
But with that said, I do think that some of his objectives with this place have been met.