Trump to ban speech by the children of White House staffers and their families: report

Business Insider/Amber McCarthy Donald Trump has announced plans to ban the use of children as spokespeople in his administration, a move that would reportedly make it harder for people to get information from his White House.According to The Associated Press, Trump is expected to sign an executive order on Monday that would ban children under …

How to tell if someone is speaking in infant directed or hate speech

You might expect children to have the same level of language as adults.But there are some things they might be less likely to say.It’s one of the reasons why children’s language is so difficult to understand, and why you might not have a clue what they’re saying unless you see them make a sound.“We are …

How to use your baby’s baby-directed speech in an email

I just received an email from my wife’s mother, asking for a baby speech book.As an adult, I’ve had the privilege of meeting thousands of children and grandchildren, and I can attest that some of them are incredibly eloquent.But many have no idea what to say, let alone how to say it.When my wife and …