I am autistic – and after the news about Hans Asperger, I think it’s time the condition was renamed | The Independent

News has emerged about the sordid details of the work carried out by Hans Asperger, the eminent doctor, who is reported to have sent disabled children to their death under Nazi rule. A new study claims that Asperger actively recommended that children should be sent to their deaths at Spiegelgrund, where the Nazis enacted a policy they referred to as euthanasia. This policy saw hundreds of children killed.

Source: I am autistic – and after the news about Hans Asperger, I think it’s time the condition was renamed | The Independent

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