Autistic YouTuber Apologises After Making Video Saying Trump's Son Has Autism

2 December 2016, 12:32

We the Unicorns

By Benedict Townsend

The YouTuber has issued an apology after upsetting the future First Lady

A YouTuber has apologised after asserting that Barron Trump, the ten year old son of US President-Elect Donald Trump, might suffer from autism. James Hunter, who is autistic himself, made an"> apology video and retracted his statements after his comments upset Barron's mother (and future First Lady) Melania Trump.

 

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The original video gained traction after it was shared by US celebrity Rosie O'Donnell. O'Donnell herself has an autistic child and also has a complicated history with Donald Trump, who has bizarrely spent a great deal of time publicly attacking her (very presidential). Here is the full apology video: