The Neurodiversity Case for Free Speech

Fabulous article, beautifully written. Geoffrey Miller in Quillette.

Here’s the problem. America’s informal ‘speech norms’, which govern what we’re allowed to say and what we’re not, were created and imposed by ‘normal’ brains, for ‘normal’ brains to obey and enforce. Formal speech codes at American universities were also written by and for the ‘neurotypical’