We have all failed Sky
December 7, 2009 7:44 PM Subscribe
"To Whom it May Concern:
posted by FunkyHelix (88 comments total)
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If this letter has been opened and is being read, it is because I have been seriously injured or killed by my son, Sky Walker." [...snip...] "I do not want him to be punished for actions for which he is not responsible."
Also, because this quoted part is important: "Doctors and teachers in Cleveland who deal with autism begin discussions of aggression with a caveat: Autism does not automatically lead to aggression. No one wants autistic people to suffer the sort of horror-movie stigma that has plagued the mentally ill for so long. But they do not deny the aggressive tendency exists."
There are some great links to information in the article and in the comments.