Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “autism”

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