I believe that those of us with platforms are obliged to share the words of non-speakers and seek their input whenever possible. We can’t do what the “anti-neurodiversity” crowd does; we can’t argue over whose voice is more acceptable.
Warning: this article has spoilers for the anime Darling in the Franxx. I’m autistic, and I was homeschooled until college by parents who tried to shelter me from the word. Even when I was in college, or had contact with other homeschooled kids before then, I was usually not included socially. As a result, so […]