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Manning Apologizes for Leaking Documents: Are Autism Symptoms an Excuse?
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Manning Apologizes for Leaking Documents: Are Autism Symptoms an Excuse?

Former U.S. Army intelligence analyst Bradley Manning apologized for leaking 750,000 secret documents to the WikiLeaks website in the hopes of receiving a lighter sentence for his espionage conviction. "I only wanted to help people, not hurt people," he said. ...
Advocates and Virginia lawmakers to discuss challenges adults with autism are facing today
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Advocates and Virginia lawmakers to discuss challenges adults with autism are facing today

Charlottesville, Va. --- Autism advocates and lawmakers in Virginia are set to meet Sept. 28 to sit down and discuss the challenges that adults with autism spectrum disorder are facing. The advocates and lawmakers will be meeting in an activity-filled event...
Israel plans to build the first-ever interdisciplinary autism center in the Middle East
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Israel plans to build the first-ever interdisciplinary autism center in the Middle East

Jerusalem —- After conducting an in-depth study on its planned interdisciplinary autism center project for some time, Israel has finally announced that it will push through with what could be the first-ever interdisciplinary autism center in the entire Middle ...
Israeli Defense Forces’ “Watching the Horizon” continues to help individuals with autism
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Israeli Defense Forces’ “Watching the Horizon” continues to help individuals with autism

Tel Aviv --- Roim Rachok, or "Watching the Horizon", is the first-ever program for individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) that teaches decoding and interpreting satellite images. Individuals with autism are often very keen on details and have n...