another battle against autism warrior moms

Jason Swindle wrote a column in the LaGrange Daily News called Forging a modern day autism warrior. He opens with this quote: Iron is full of impurities that weaken it; through forging, it becomes steel and is transformed into a razor-sharp sword. Human beings develop in the same fashion — Morihei Ueshiba The bulk of…

reihan salam on white bashing in elite circles

Reihan Salam is a pet brown person of the Republicans, the type who’s born to Muslim, Bangladeshi immigrants, goes to Harvard, edits the National Review, and writes anti-immigration bullshit. Here, he attempts to explain “the utility of white-bashing” to The Atlantic’s readers. When I was a teenager, I occasionally affected a sort of absurdist faux-racial…

“white lies” are some neurotypical bullshit

It shouldn’t be controversial that lying is bad, that it’s fundamentally disrespectful of other people. And yet. Over at Psychology Today, Jennifer Lea Reynolds, on her blog about kindness, wrote about the pros and cons of “white lies.” “A white lie,” says Dr. Julia Breur, a licensed marriage and family therapist with a private clinical…

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