In The Politics of Autism, I discuss interactions between police and autistic people.  Police officers need training to respond appropriately.  When they do not -- as recent events&n...
In The Politics of Autism, I discuss the day-to-day challenges facing autistic people and their families.Judith Newman at National Geographic:[M]ore parks and recreation centers are seeking recognition as “Certified Autism Centers.” The ...
 In The Politics of Autism, I discuss the employment of people on the autism spectrum. Brent Orrell at AEI:Depending on how the term neurodivergent is defined, between 10 and 30 percent of the...
On behalf of the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC), the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC) is seeking public comments to assist the IACC in identifying priorities for the 2021-20...
[image: a photo of Jordyn Zimmerman, a smiling white woman with long curly brown hair.]Jordyn Zimmerman is the subject of the phenomenal new documentary This Is Not About Me. Her story is one example of the difficulties non-speaking autistic peopl...
In The Politics of Autism, I discuss the civil rights of people with autism and other disabilities. Melissa Repko at CNBC: The firing of Marlo Spaeth, an employee with Down syndrome who worked at W...
 In The Politics of Autism, I analyze the discredited notion that vaccines cause autism. This bogus idea can hurt people by allowing diseases to spread.   And&nbs...
In The Politics of Autism, I discuss the day-to-day challenges facing autistic people and their families.  One is a shortage of caregivers and direct support professionals, which is likely to get w...
 In The Politics of Autism, I analyze the discredited notion that vaccines cause autism. This bogus idea can hurt people by allowing diseases to spread.   And&nbs...
In The Politics of Autism, I analyze the discredited notion that vaccines cause autism. This bogus idea can hurt people by allowing diseases to spread.   And amon...