Go to a search engine (not Google*) and type, “Autistic people…” Look what appears:
Houston, we have a problem.
If you’re a regular reader of this blog and you’ve noted that I’m writing more often about acceptance and the need to repudiate the pseudoscientific myths surrounding autism, now you know why. I don’t want my child — or yours — to live in a world where they are defined by lies and falsehoods.
* Google has changed how they handle auto-completion on autism-related search queries in part due to a flashmob protest. Good for them!