Entries by Tatyana Vorozhko

Journalist of the Ukrainian Voice of America Service


Personal experience: in the USA, even a dog can be put under house arrest

One of the arguments of supporters of the idea of ​​disbanding or reducing funding for the police, which is now actively discussed in American society, is that law enforcement performs many functions in communities. In an article in the Washington Post, a fan of the idea, Georgetown University law professor Christie ...


Quarantine, we will miss: what good did self-isolation give us

No doubt about it: the coronavirus pandemic is a huge tragedy. According to official figures alone, more than 350 people have died, the number of people affected by the SARS-CoV-000 virus is approaching 2. The world's economic performance is expected to decline by 6% monthly, world trade ...


Laptops, lunches and online lessons: how to organize home-based learning in the USA

On Thursday evening, we learned that our school was closing last Friday, March 13, and tentatively until April 10. According to the plan, it was supposed to close on Monday and only for one day - so that teachers could come and ...


Will the American healthcare system withstand the test of coronavirus: 5 features of medicine in the US

The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic is also testing healthcare systems around the world. The peculiarities of the US medical system can both help combat the spread of the disease, and significantly complicate the containment of the virus and the treatment of patients. Ambulance travel is expensive April XNUMXst ...


Without phones and coffee: 7 facts about the work of senators during a meeting on impeachment

The first two days of the impeachment case in the Senate have passed. Senators will listen to the arguments of the parties - for three days each - after which they will be able to ask questions and vote: continue the consideration or finish it and pass a verdict on guilt or innocence ...


Personal experience: what each of us can do to save the planet

I thought the environment was not harmful to me: I only drive a car on weekdays to the metro, I don’t own a plane or a yacht, I don’t drink water from plastic bottles. But, along with my 11-year-old son, inspired by the environmental protests of the youth, ...


Why more and more families in the United States have only one child

In the United States, it has long been believed that being an only child in a family is a disease. They called her that — one child’s syndrome. So the disease was christened by the influential psychologist Grenville Hall at the end of the 19th century, who founded the first psychological analysis laboratories in the USA. The only thing ...


Window of opportunity: why the political crisis in the USA is a chance for Ukrainians

How the Democrats’ attempt in the US Congress will end impeachment to President Trump, even its initiators do not know. How this will affect US support for Ukraine is also an open question. And it depends on a large number of factors: President Trump’s personal relationship with President Zelensky, ...


Why do Americans work for wear and tear and pay for workaholism

Once, my husband and I met in the store his friend, whom he had not seen for about five years. And the first thing that he told him about his life was the number of hours worked last week. We never found out if he got married or ...

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