Author, NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity, a NYT bestseller, and The Taste of Salt, a history of cystic fibrosis coming 2022.
After a year of GOP thuggery, MAGA terrorists, and Republican laws designed to intimidate them, election officials are quitting en masse.
Ohio GOPers just passed a bill that makes it legal for health care workers - from doctors and nurses to lab techs - to decline health care to LGBTQ people like my husband and me if they have "moral" objections to us being gay.
The reason for this sideshow at the border is that the GOP just murdered half a million Americans and they don't want you thinking about that. That's it. That's the tweet.
STOP dismissing Gohmert's suit to have Pence overturn the election as "far-fetched." It's sedition. Gohmert is guilty of attempted sedition, and should GO TO PRISON for sedition. Stop normalizing treason.
We're all reading a ton of #coronavirus stuff, but each day I read a post or two that utterly stop me in my tracks. This was today's, from a doctor at Brooklyn's Maimonides Medical Center, via @avitalrachel .
Amy Coney Barrett reversed a jury award to a pregnant teen raped by a prison guard because raping pregnant teens wasn't part of his job description.
Texas church that rushed to reopen cancels masses after priest dies and others contract #coronavirus .
Make no mistake: Pompeo's meltdown, Trump's rants, the continuous "outrage" of Trump's lawyers, the Kavanaugh whinefest - it's all the same trick: using explosive male rage to intimidate people asking smart questions about their crimes.