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Stammering: ‘I thought it made me a failure’

by BBC News, Produced by Tony Dolce and Emily Brooks, 11/01/2020

Next week Joe Biden will be inaugurated as the 46th President of the United States. He will also become the first president to have a stammer. It’s a condition that affects around 71 million people worldwide.

BBC shares three testimonials of people who stutter: Shelby, 11 year-old boy with a strong personality, Ed Balls, former Labour MP and Secretary of State of Education, and Felicity Baker, a BBC producer.



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