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CBeebies Is Getting Praise For A Show About Autism Voiced By Autistic Children

CBeebies Is Getting Praise For A Show About Autism Voiced By Autistic Children

"Pablo in the real world is largely nonverbal," McGuinness said. In every episode, Pablo draws a picture that becomes an internal animated world where he and his animal friends can evaluate the issue. "Together with his friends, he can rehearse how he is going to handle a situation, work out what the confusion is, and then, in the live-action part at the end, we see that problem, how he was able to face that with a little bit more confidence."Each of the characters has a different autistic trait. "It is a broad spectrum," McGuinness said, "and one thing that I keep coming back to is that if you met one child with autism, you’ve met one child with autism."
Dozens Of Syrians, Including Children, Have Been Killed In An Alleged Chemical Attack

Dozens Of Syrians, Including Children, Have Been Killed In An Alleged Chemical Attack

View this image › A Syrian child receives treatment following a suspected gas attack. Mohamed Al-bakour / AFP / Getty Images ID: 10824584 Dozens of people, including at least nine children, have been killed in a reported chemical attack on the town of Khan Sheikhoun in northern Syria, according to a Syrian monitoring group.The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a UK-based network, said 58 people are dead after fighter jets bombed the town in Idlib province on Tuesday. Activists and doctors who spoke to BuzzFeed News said the death toll was much higher and hundreds more have been injured. We have not
Syrian Children Suffered The Worst Atrocities Ever In 2016

Syrian Children Suffered The Worst Atrocities Ever In 2016

A record number of Syrian children died or were forced to fight in their country’s ongoing civil war last year, as thousands continue to live under siege cut off from aid, a new United Nations report says.At least 652 children died, a 20% spike from the year before, making 2016 the worst year yet for children as the bloody conflict eclipsed its sixth year, according to the United Nations Children’s Fund.More than 850 children were recruited to fight last year, compared with 362 verified cases in 2015. And they’re often on the front lines, “increasingly taking part in combat roles, including in extreme cases as executioners, suicide bombers or prison guards,” the report said.