Autism

R. Kelly made fun of an autistic fan and said the fan was "smoking percocet." The exchange offended the fan's family, and Kelly has since apologized.

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In school, lunch tables are sometimes viewed as a place where someone’s social status is basically defined (kids. Smh). But Florida State football player Travis Rudolph had no reservations about pulling up a chair across from autistic sixth-grader, Bo Paske, who was sitting alone during lunch.

A Rhode Island Applebee’s chain has come clean about not paying an autistic prep cook for an entire year. The company has decided to give him 480 hours of backpay — after his family proved that the 166 hours they offered was wrong.

It is a proven fact that celebrity campaigning largely raises awareness for a myriad of issues. But there’s a war going on in the medical world that has several stars being on wrong side of popular for their beliefs.

Veteran rapper Scarface has just seen a week-long scare come to a close as his son, Brandon Jordan turned up in Los Angeles’ Leimart Park area in reportedly good condition after he stormed out of his home without warning on Wednesday, January 29.

J. Cole and Drake came under criticism for lyrics in their “Jodeci Freestyle” that disparaged sufferers of autism. J. Cole apologized on Sunday night (July 21) and last night (July 22) Drizzy took his blog to express contrition over the rhymes, and say the lyrics would be removed.

50 Cent has a lot of celebrate today. Aside from it being his birthday, 50 just dropped his 5:Murder By Numbers free album. Unfortunately it can’t all be fun and games, in fact the G-Unit rapper is under fire for making jokes about autism on his Twitter page earlier this week. According to reports, 50 […]

A Texas woman was jailed Monday after officers say she murdered her 3-year-old and 6-year-old children because they were autistic. 30-year-old Saiqa Akhter is charged with capital murder for the deaths of her two children that she strangled with antenna wire. Irving police report that Akhter called 911 herself and told dispatchers that she tried […]