Tweet The author is Matthew Rozsa, a Ph.D. student in history at Lehigh University, who talks about his life experience with Asperger's Syndrome in light of the heinous crime committed by Adam Lanza in Newtown!
Reports are that Adam Lanza, the perpetrator of the horrific shooting in Newtown, Ct, suffered from Asperger's Syndrome.
While that may or may not be true, according to the author of this article Asperger's was not the cause of his actions but that "Because so many have endured so much worse and not become monsters, a man with autism who reveals himself to be a monster would have been one even without it."
My Lifelong Struggle With Asperger's Syndrome by Matthew Rozsa
"How am I supposed to begin an article describing what it's like to be autistic?