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NPR Op-Ed Explores Race and Autism

In an eye-opening op-ed for NPR’s Code Switch, Alicia Montgomery talks about her son’s autism and her fears that his behavioral outbursts may have Trayvon Martin-like results. Montgomery’s piece explores the complicated relationship between racism and autism and how poverty impacts Black kids’ access to treatment. 

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