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The Tough Questions

A 12-year-old boy with Asperger’s syndrome interviews his mother about the challenges—and joys—of raising him.


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Joshua Littman, 12, may have trouble in social situations, but he's insightful and candid when it comes to asking his mother about the experience of raising him. The interview shows how the challenges they've faced together have only strengthened their bond as a family.

Video created by StoryCorps, a nonprofit oral history project that records and shares the human story.


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