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The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Today I took the ice bucket challenge as I had been called out by a friend on Facebook. I have seen many of my friends take this challenge and I knew eventually I would get my turn. 281 more words


The eyes have it

When I found this article from Autism Speaks in my inbox today, I thought great. Here’s some research perhaps getting us a little closer to helping those with autism. 133 more words


Autism advancements

ROCHESTER, Minn. – After a breakthrough diagnosis, a local family is reaching out to parents of severely mentally challenged kids. When Reece, son of Brad and Joan Trahan, was three years old, he was diagnosed with severe autism. 384 more words


A Response to Autism Speaks' Propaganda Documentary "Sounding the Alarm"

Lei Wiley-Mydske and Leah Kelley recently blogged about their reactions to watching and live tweeting Autism Speaks’ documentary: “Sounding the Alarm”, which is now available Netflix. 757 more words

Article I wrote for the Autism Speaks Foundation: I have Asperger's Syndrome

Such A Splendid World…My Life and Passions through the Lens and Pen

From a very young age, I knew I had special talents…talents that ran much deeper than what most young boys were capable of. 642 more words

Sounding the Alarm... there is no acceptance here...

On Tuesday, July 15, I was still editing the comment below for the Autism Speaks docutrauma, Sounding the Alarm: Battling the Autism Epidemic, which is currently on Netflix. 791 more words