Is it possible to feel both anger at autism and love at the same time? To hold these seemingly opposing views side by side? I think so.
We found that Obama speaks for all people who cannot speak. Who do not have a voice, literally and figuratively. Somehow, some way, my son with severe autism had picked up this truth.
Mr. Leary, the outward appearance of autism may be "stupid" or "lazy," but I wonder how would you appear if your brain was constantly overwhelmed with sensory stimulus and people were calling YOU stupid and lazy!!