2017-03-20 / Nation/World
A Muppet with autism to be featured on ‘Sesame Street’
NEW YORK Folks on Sesame Street have a way of making everyone feel accepted. That certainly goes for Julia, a Muppet youngster with blazing red hair, bright green eyes — and autism. Rather than being treated like an outsider, which too often is the plight of kids on the spectrum, Julia is one of the gang.