When Speech Pathologist Says Her Salary Is ‘Worse Than Your Average Job’

When Speech pathologist Melissa Koppel, the chief speech pathologist at the University of Pennsylvania, first saw a photo of her on CNN, she thought she was looking at a caricature.Koppel says she’s been working with children for years, and she sees an increase in speech impairments in younger children.She believes that’s because they are exposed …

President Trump will have ‘speech therapy’ for speech disorder

President Donald Trump will undergo speech therapy for a speech disorder, the White House announced Tuesday, calling the treatment “highly effective” and “an important first step.”Trump has said that his speech is “all over the place,” and that he’s “really struggling with it.”He’s also criticized himself for not being able to communicate effectively in the …

Why we should be concerned about a coronavirus pandemic

Texts like “I am so tired” are no longer enough to tell you the story of a person.In an epidemic of this magnitude, where the majority of people are at risk, it’s important that we understand the motivations behind those words.If we don’t, we can’t be sure we’re hearing the full story.In a series of …

When Bernie Sanders won’t give up on health care

Bernie Sanders, the Democratic presidential candidate, won’t be giving up on the fight for health care reform, his campaign said in a new video on Tuesday.In it, Sanders said that the issue is not the only one that needs to be resolved.“The fight for healthcare reform is about so many issues that are so important …

Which Israeli politicians would you most like to see prosecuted?

Israeli politicians are being prosecuted in the US for allegedly inciting violence during a demonstration last year that turned violent, sparking months of protests and calls for an investigation by the US Justice Department.The Justice Department has filed a complaint against Yair Lapid and MK Moshe Kahlon for allegedly instigating violence and inciting violence against …

How Trump used his speech at the Republican National Convention to get the party’s nod for the presidential nomination

In his first major speech since taking the helm of the Republican Party, Donald Trump used a speech from the fictional character Adolf Hitler to rally the party faithful to his candidacy.In an appearance on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” Thursday night, Trump made a reference to the Nazi leader by calling him a …

Best Man speech at White House ceremony: Greta Thunberg and Ronald Reagan speech

Greta Tung and Ronald Reagans speech at the White House was one of the most emotional moments in the 2016 presidential campaign, and it’s been a highlight of the presidential transition.Thunburg, whose father died in the Vietnam War, took the stage for a 90-minute speech at Trump Tower on Tuesday, during which she thanked her …

What Donald Trump’s inauguration speech meant for the future of America

President Donald Trump gave his most sweeping speech to date on Wednesday, outlining a vision for a new American century and promising a “new beginning” for a country torn apart by a long and violent history.Trump spoke at the White House in what he called a “peaceful” address, in which he said he was grateful …

‘The Great Outdoorsman’: Joe Biden, Biden’s Secret Service agents have become a political liability, writes George Stephanopoulos

Vice News, the cable news network, has hired former Secret Service agent Joe Biden’s former deputy chief of staff, former House Majority Whip and former CIA Director John Brennan, to co-host its “Outdoorsman” special on Thursday, the network announced Thursday.The special, titled “Outdoor Soldiers,” will feature former Vice President Joe Biden (D-Del.), his family and …

Why does Trump say he’s leaving?

President Donald Trump’s farewell speech on Thursday night is a classic of the art form.The US president said farewell to his wife, Melania, by singing a rendition of “The Star Spangled Banner” and giving his first speech since becoming president.Trump, 71, spoke from the Oval Office with the National Anthem playing in the background.He began …