Tweet I have a new post up at PJ Lifestyle, and I would like it to get as much readership and distribution as possible, because it’s about a very special young man and a very important topic: Autism is a painfully mysterious syndrome. We don’t know what causes it, although we do know that about [...]
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Tweet Earlier today, I wrote that fearing a bad genetic outcome is the wrong reason not to get pregnant. Tonight, completely coincidentally, I had the pleasure of attending a talent show in which the performers were all developmentally disabled children. It was the best show I’ve seen in I don’t know how long. Despite disabilities [...]
Tweet The following italicized paragraph started out as an observation I made about some ardent liberals of my acquaintance, but I’ve since decided that it applies well to the politics of the Left and the Right or, more accurately, the statist versus the individualist: Conservatives find people to be a source of pleasure and objects [...]
Tweet Back in November 2007, I wrote a long post talking about the fact that I see a lot of children who are labeled as having Asperger’s (a subset of autism) but who seem instead (or also) to be the victims of profoundly bad parenting. I noted that I have known over the years children [...]