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Fat Joe Sends Heartwarming Birthday Message to His Autistic Son

Fat Joe Sends Heartwarming Birthday Message to Autistic Son

Rapper Fat Joe sent his firstborn child, Joey, who is autistic, a very special birthday…

EXCLUSIVE: Holly Robinson Peete Encourages Black Families to Face Mental Health Head-On

After disappearing from our televisions screens for almost a year, the Peete family is back!…

Autistic Illinois High School Student Killed, Remembered for Always Smiling

Members of Chicago’s Whitney Young community are remembering an 18-year-old autistic student who was found…

Micah’s Voice: Raising Hope During National Autism Awareness Month

April is National Autism Awareness Month and Sharhonda Stockman, wife of R&B singer and Boyz…

Audio in Charles Kinsey Police Shooting Reveals Shocking Developments

A North Miami Police Officer reportedly warned another cop who shot Charles Kinsey, an unarmed…

Holly Robinson Peete Image Awards

Holly Robinson Peete Welcomes You To The “Autism Express”

Holly Robinson Peete has her hands full. She’s the star of a new reality series on…

Avonte Oquendo's Brother Pens Heartbreaking Essay Thanking Volunteers

An Open Letter from Avonte Oquendo’s Brother

Avonte Oquendo's brother Danny thanks New York City for the outpouring of love and support. …

THIS WEEK IN RATCHET:The Best of the Worst in Pop Culture

Celebrities are regular people who make a lot of money, have nicer clothes and make…

[EXCLUSIVE] Bilal Finds New Label, New Attitude

Traversing through the adversity of broken record deals, nursing stifled creativity following a shelved and…

Kids with Autism Up 78 Percent

New data has revealed that an estimated 1 in 88 children in the U.S. has…