Autistic Autonomy 

The Social Learning Theory basically suggests that people learn by watching other people do things. Typically, we observe and imitate others’ behaviors. This is seen with in almost every facet of society, from adults at a bar for the first time to toddlers in the toy kitchen. But what do we do when there are […]

Love First

Prostitute, crack whore, crackhead, felon, criminal, thug, alcoholic, bum, pimp, fag, slut, fat, skinny, crazy, bipolar, schizo… Behind every label is a person with a heart, with a life, with blood, with a story. A person who may never learn to really live and love because you can’t see past the exterior.  I went to […]

It’s rude to YOU, not to them, because it’s normal there.

Different cultures do and accept different things. Seems obvious, right? But for most people it isn’t. During my freshman year of college, I was conversing with two friends about a proposal that was on the table at my school. A group of students wanted to make all the restrooms unisex so that transgendered students wouldn’t […]