Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “autism”

God Help Charles Kinsey

Flat on his back, trying to help an autistic man. A North Miami police officer shot him

Posted July 21st, 2016

Lifting The Autism Veil

If you could choose to experience the world more vividly, would you?

Posted April 26th, 2016

Portrait of the Autist as a Middle-Aged Man

I’m stuck living in the world within my head

Posted May 15th, 2015

Owen Suskind, The Moviegoer

You have to read this. You have to. It’s a long story …

Posted March 8th, 2014

Intense World Syndrome

Neuroscientists Henry and Kamila Markham have come up with a new theory …

Posted December 12th, 2013

Those Special Aspie Snowflakes

As the parent of a child with Asperger’s, I appreciate the balanced, …

Posted November 21st, 2013

Parents Say Aspie Deserved Bullying

Gosh, I can’t imagine why anybody would be reluctant to send their …

Posted November 21st, 2013

That’s Not Autism

Therapist Enrico Gnaulati contends that we are overdiagnosing autism spectrum disorder. Excerpts: …

Posted October 2nd, 2013

The Autistic Brain

Temple Grandin, in a Wired excerpt from her new book, The Autistic …

Posted May 24th, 2013

Autists Join The Economy

Many of you sent me a link to this fascinating NYT story …

Posted November 30th, 2012

What Asperger’s Is Like

The Interacting With Autism project has created the short video above, intended …

Posted November 20th, 2012

Robespierre, Aspie?

After he finished Hibbert’s history of the French Revolution, my son Matthew, …

Posted October 31st, 2012

Old Sperm & Idiocracy

Seth Mnookin says scientists believe that broken-down old sperm is making us …

Posted August 30th, 2012

Autism and Autoimmune Disorder

Is there a link between the two? Science writer Moises Velasquez-Manoff, author …

Posted August 27th, 2012