My Sweet Son
I read an article today about a Canadian family that received a letter from a neighbor. The letter was a hate mail letter directed towards their autistic son. Their teenage son, severely autistic, sounds a lot like mine. I cringed and was sickened by this quote in the . . . → Read More: Shocking Letter Targeting Autism Child
Students with Asperger’s Syndrome Improve Social Skills Through Broadcast Program
Betty Ann Bowser Reports on PBS NewsHour’s Website
News has an agenda in Broomall, Pa., where students with Asperger’s syndrome ‘go live’ in their own broadcast each year. Their teachers say it’s one of the best ways for students to learn . . . → Read More: Aspergers Students Broadcast The News
Earlier this year, an Osceola County teacher was fired for allegedly force feeding hot sauce soaked crayons to a five year old autistic child. The district has been fighting to keep the teacher out of the classroom. A judge has sided with the teacher and ordered the district to hire her back.
The teacher, . . . → Read More: Teacher Force Feeds Hot Sauce Crayons To Autistic Child Gets Job Back
Nonverbal Autistic teen Carly Fleischmann, a nonverbal autistic teen, was prevented from speaking on American Airlines. A flight attendant insisted that Carly put her iPad away, in a place that she couldn’t reach. Carly is a completely nonverbal autistic teen, and uses her iPad to communicate. Carly does a lot of traveling, and this . . . → Read More: Nonverbal Autistic Teen Prevented From Speaking on American Airlines
It’s not OK to kill your child – even if he has autism – OC Moms – The Orange County Register.
I’ve written about this before, and I can’t believe I am doing it again. When is it alright to kill your child? Because he’s autistic? NO!!!! It’s never alright. Autism is not . . . → Read More: It’s not OK to kill your child – even if he has autism – OC Moms – The Orange County Register
I just came back from my favorite corner store gas station. The store owner was assaulted by an angry man. This is a lady that has always been so sweet to me and my kids. She’s a single mom of four kids. She always has a smile for me. She is always sweet and . . . → Read More: NC Store Owner Assaulted
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It’s official. Prince William and Kate Middleton are married. My husband asked me yesterday “Why is this wedding such a big deal in America?” I didn’t have a good answer for him. I’ve thought about it, and have a couple of ideas.
. . . → Read More: Royal Wedding and Why We are Fascinated