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Author Steve Silberman pushes for change in how people see autism
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Author Steve Silberman pushes for change in how people see autism

San Francisco --- U.S. Journalist and Author Steve Silberman wants to change how the world sees people with autism. Silberman, whose book 'Neurotribes' made it to the Samuel Johnson Prize 2015 longlist, wants everyone to stop seeing autism spectrum disorder...
Ari Ne’eman, First Autistic Presidential Appointee, on Living with Autism, Finding a Cure, and Neurodiversity
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Ari Ne’eman, First Autistic Presidential Appointee, on Living with Autism, Finding a Cure, and Neurodiversity

Last December, President Obama appointed Ari Ne'eman to the National Council on Disability (NCD), a panel that advises the President and Congress on ways to reform health care, schools, support services, and employment policy to better the lives of people li...
Media perceptions of Asperger’s and violent crime is misinformed
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Media perceptions of Asperger’s and violent crime is misinformed

Editor's Note: Autism Daily Newscast chose not to report on last week's shooting in Oregon as we felt it was not important to publicize this tragedy to the autism community. We waited to see how mainstream media would report it. Initially we were glad to see t...