As deer hunting begins in Maryland, we discuss different means for deer population management, including a controversial program in Montgomery County that allows bow hunting on park lands.
Over the last two decades, hundreds of thousands of children have been diagnosed with autism. Now parents and advocates are concerned about what will happen when those kids grow up. Kojo examines services and supports for adults with autism, and competing visions for a safety net that doesn’t yet exist.
- Sondra Cunningham President, Autism Society of America -District of Columbia chapter
- Cathy Pratt Director of the Indiana Resource Center for Autism; Chair, Autism Society of America Board of Directors
- Linda H. Davis President, SAGE Crossing Foundation; Author, most recently, of "Charles Addams: A Cartoonist's Life"
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