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The Invisibility of Black Autism — Discover

Steve Silberman, the author of NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity, explores the challenges faced by autistic people of color in gaining access to proper health care.

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Autism

Some Thoughts On Indian Arrival Day

While this really has nothing to do with drag or queerness, May 30th is quite important to me and I wanted to write about it. Today is Indian Arrival Day. 1,291 more words

Afro-Trinidadian

The Wilbon Mess

                The only thing worse than getting piss in your face is getting piss in your face when you don’t expect it.  That happened to me last week when veteran ESPN and Washington Post columnist Michael Wilbon wrote a column claiming that… 758 more words

Sports

Chicago Warzone:40 Shot Over The Weekend


string of nearly two dozen shootings on the West Side has pushed the number of people shot during the Memorial Day weekend to at least 40, with two more days to go. 63 more words

Race

Consumer ethnic identity tests may foster racism

That’s the conclusion of some fascinating new research published in this month’s Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin [$36 to access the article].

Conducted by social scientists in the U.S., Norway, Denmark, and Israel, the study has implications for those DNA tests advertised regularly on television promising to reveal all the components of your ethnic background. 813 more words

Politics

Now, Go and Be

This site is dedicated to the glory of God in hopes that through the reflections and dialogues that transpire here, we would be more crafted into the likeness of Jesus. 1,856 more words

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