'Never before have I been so ashamed of my country': diplomat of the Russian UN mission quit because of the war in Ukraine

Boris Bondarev, a member of the Russian diplomatic mission to the UN based in Geneva, has resigned and sent a strong letter to foreign colleagues condemning Putin's war of aggression against Ukraine, BBC reports. 41-year-old Bondarev announced his resignation in a letter to…

'I can't deny what is happening in Ukraine': American conductor quit Mariinsky Theater after 15 years of work

The American conductor Gavriel Heine worked at the Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg for 15 years. He has staged hundreds of classic plays such as Swan Lake and The Rite of Spring. But referring to the war in Ukraine, the American leaves the Russian theater, according to The New York Times.

US embassy cook in Moscow expelled from Russia after 16 years working there

The Russian government unleashes a diplomatic food fight with the US and hits an unexpected target: the stomachs of its top diplomats, reports TheHill. Michelle Michalenko, personal chef to the Deputy Chief of Mission of the US Embassy in Moscow, wrote on Facebook that after 16 years in Russia, her…

Arizona company offers $ 5000 to every quitting employee: what's the catch

Chris Ronzio, CEO of the American company Trainual, is offering new employees $ 5000 if they leave after two weeks. He believes that this helps to retain the best talent and maintain a corporate culture, according to MC.today. Chris Ronzio runs the Trainual software company from ...

Seven times a month, lost his job in the United States: the story of a Russian-speaking immigrant

“A good friend of mine, for various reasons, was unable to settle down in the United States. Why didn't he succeed, and what reasons influenced the fact that he had to move back to Russia? " - writes the author of the blog 8 Ball on Yandex.Zen. Further - from ...

Trump fired an official of Ukrainian origin, who was a witness in the impeachment case

Alexander Windman, Lt. Col. of the US Army and US National Security Council official who testified at the hearing on the impeachment of President Donald Trump, was removed from the White House. This was announced by his lawyer, reports the Voice of America. In a statement by attorney David Pressman in ...

15 conversations at work that could make you fired

In August 2019, Google released a new set of guidelines to prohibit talking about politics at work. The new rules state: “Sharing information and ideas with colleagues helps to strengthen the team, while interrupting the working day with a heated discussion about politics or the latter ...

In California, a man laid off from work made an office shooting: three dead

A man fired from his job at a Ford dealership in the San Francisco Bay Area, California, opened fire at a company building. As a result of the incident, which took place on the evening of June 25, two employees of the salon and the shooter himself were killed, writes USA Today. In a statement posted on Facebook, the police department ...

Sarah Sanders leaves White House: Trump wants her to become Arkansas Governor

Sarah Sanders, who, as the press secretary of President Donald Trump, became the public face of the White House and defended the most controversial decisions of the administration, is leaving her post, writes USA Today. Sanders worked at Trump's campaign headquarters in 2016, after which she received ...

A man, having lost his job, killed his mother and wounded his father

On Long Island, a 29-year-old man was arrested after stabbing his mother and wounding his father, police said. According to Nassau County law enforcement officers, the man identified as Jan Casera appears to have had a violent fight with his parents at their home in Sissets. ...

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