FROM Alex Plank
Consulting on Autism Alex Plank co-created WrongPlanet.net , an online autism community. He also hosts and produces the online series Autism Talk TV . Over the past year he has worked as a consultant on the FX series The Bridge . He works with actress Diane Kruger, who plays a character on the autism spectrum, and the writers and producers of the series to bring authenticity to that character. Plank is also in post-production on the documentary Shameful about how children with autism are mistreated in France. Alex Plank with Diane Kruger on the soundstage of "The Bridge"
Terrorism in London: Lessons for the US This weekend’s terrorist attack in London left seven people dead and almost 50 injured. London police fatally shot the attackers, and ISIS claimed responsibility.
In 'Speechless,' Scott Silveri combines comedy, family & disability Scott Silveri has written and produced sitcoms for more than 20 years. In all that time, he never encountered a TV family that looked anything like the one he grew up in -- with a mom, a dad...and a brother with cerebral palsy. He changed that with his show Speechless on ABC. Silveri tells us about looking to his own past for stories, and why he was determined to make a family comedy and not just a "disability show."
Morgan Parker: There Are More Beautiful Things than Beyoncé Morgan Parker says that the poems in her book There Are Things More Beautiful than Beyoncé take a stand against the clichés of the dominant culture.