States of the USA, where Russians are best treated: impressions of an immigrant

The author of the Rides on the Shelves channel on Yandex.Zen shared her own impressions of which American states are good at treating newcomers and immigrants from Russia. Further - from the first person. The United States and Russia perceive each other with distrust, this is a fact. And at ...

How the American cemetery differs from ours: the experience of an immigrant

The author of the YouTube channel Arseny Khristenko walked through a cemetery in the United States and compared it with burial places in post-Soviet countries - there were many differences. The American cemetery is very different from ours in Russia. The first thing that catches your eye is that there are no large tombstones, structures, ...

These strange Russians: what the Americans are discussing behind our backs

Yes, we know that Americans consider Russian-speaking immigrants unsmiling. But there are more mind-boggling things in our culture that surprise Americans. We do not shake hands across the threshold, we believe that we need to "sit on the path", more often than others we go out into the street in heels. ...

How to live and work without English in the USA: personal experience

Nikolai, the author of the channel on Yandex.Dzen, tells how Russian-speaking immigrants manage to live in Los Angeles and work for years, practically not understanding English and not trying to learn it. I'll tell you on the example of people with whom I work - but I work in Russian ...

Personal experience: what do Americans most often ask visitors from Russia

“Almost all Russians say that Americans ask them the same thing when they find out their country of origin,” writes the author of the Made in USA blog on Yandex.Zen. Further - from the first person. How do they even recognize us Americans, speaking of ...

What is the difference between McDonald's restaurants in the USA and Russia: traveler's impressions

The author of the Doodle in the Fields channel on Yandex.Zen talks about his tradition while traveling - in all the countries he visits, he tries to visit local restaurants of the McDonald's fast food chain. How did the “Poppies” surprise him in the USA? Further - from the first person. Visiting ...

What our immigrants in the USA are silent about: personal experience

The author of the channel "The ABC of an Immigrant" on Yandex.Zen shared her experience and impressions of the unpleasant side of the life of people who immigrated to the United States. Further - from the first person. About six months before moving to the United States, I began to read, watch, study a lot. It was interesting…

What do immigrants save on in the first year of life in the USA: personal experience

On her channel “Queen in the USA” on Yandex.Zen, a Russian-speaking immigrant talked about how she had to save money during the first year after moving to the United States. Further - from the first person. The first year is the most difficult. The hardest thing was morally: ...

Opinion: why doctors in the USA do not like to treat Russian immigrants

Everyone knows that medicine is expensive in America, especially if you don't think about insurance on time. By the way, Russians often make this mistake. But even when a Russian person turns to an American doctor, his hair stands on end from what he hears from “our” ...

How an immigrant from Russia became an expert of leading US think tanks without connections and specialized education: personal experience

In fact, Russian analysts and scientists work in the United States, although they are much less common here than, say, IT specialists from Russia. Most often, such people work in American universities, and much less often in think tanks, or so-called think ...

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