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 being actively discussed in American society, is that law enforcement officers perform many functions in communities. In an article in the Washington Post, Georgetown University Law Professor Christie is a fan of the idea ...


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

No doubt: the coronavirus pandemic is a huge tragedy. According to official figures alone, more than 350 people have died; the number of SARS-CoV-000 infected people is approaching 2 people. It is expected that economic indicators in the world will decline by 6% per month, global trade ...


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

The fact that our school closes last Friday, March 13, and tentatively until April 10, we learned on Thursday evening. 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 coronavirus pandemic COVID-19 is also a test for healthcare systems in countries around the world. Features of the US medical system can both help in the fight against the spread of the disease, and significantly complicate the containment of the virus and treatment of patients. An ambulance ride 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 trial in the Senate passed. Senators will listen to the arguments of the parties - three days each - after which they will be able to ask questions and vote: continue consideration or end it and issue a verdict of 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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