Report: More Somali kids in Minneapol...

Report: More Somali kids in Minneapolis' preschool program for ...

There are 2 comments on the Local story from Mar 31, 2009, titled Report: More Somali kids in Minneapolis' preschool program for .... In it, Local reports that:

The Minnesota Department of Health today confirmed what Minneapolis school officials have long suspected: that there's a "significantly higher" proportion of Somalis than others in the city's preschool programs for autism.

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Dr Who

Minneapolis, MN

#2 Apr 2, 2009
Can't they just be stupid?

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#3 Apr 4, 2009
Think you need to factor in that families get additional public assistance monies for kids with autism, as well as they get out of the 5 year welfare-or-work limit. There is a serious and direct incentive to test and have a child with autism.

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