On the eve of the elections, the White House was surrounded by a wall: who built it and why

Federal authorities erected a “non-scalable” wall around the White House on Monday, November 2, the day before the presidential election. Many fear the elections could lead to mass protests, civil unrest and even an armed uprising, writes The Guardian. Amid rumors that ...

How does an American-Ukrainian family with different political views get along in the USA?

Members of the Los Angeles-based American-Ukrainian Yemets family have different political views. Yuri supports the current president, while his wife and son support Joe Biden. Therefore, a heated debate arises at the table in the family, writes Voice of America. Elizaveta is busy in the kitchen, cooking ...

Marijuana, abortion, weapons: what else do Americans vote for on election day

Voters across the country today, November 3, will decide more than choosing between the two main candidates for president. Residents of different states will give their opinions on several different issues, including legalizing marijuana, restricting access to abortion, voting reform and ...

What are the October surprises and how they affect the outcome of the US elections

Traditionally, American voters and the media are waiting for the so-called "October surprise", which could have a decisive impact on the outcome of the presidential election. The BBC reported on what it is and what impact such surprises actually have on the election results. On…

Donald Trump, Satanists and the Ghost of Communism: What Do US Voters Want and Fear?

The division of society in the United States on the eve of the presidential elections is deepening. Voting can only deepen this crisis: the headquarters of both candidates are already declaring that they will refuse to admit defeat. Pre-election passions are heating up in the USA. Even leading American political scientists do not undertake to predict the possible outcome of voting 3 ...

Election 2020: Trump secured his nomination, Biden defeats Sanders again

The incumbent president received the majority of votes from delegates to the upcoming party congress of Republicans, writes “Voice of America”. Meanwhile, Joe Biden defeated Bernie Sanders in the three-state Democratic primaries. Donald Trump secured his nomination as the official presidential candidate from the Republican ...

Presidential Election 2020: Biden First Win Democrat Primaries

Former US Vice President Joe Biden, who until recently was considered the Democratic favorite in the race, won his first major victory. He won by a wide margin in the party primaries in South Carolina, writes the BBC. This is the first of the southern states where ...

How to register to vote in the US presidential election

For information on how to register to vote and determine when to register voters in your state, visit the official US government website USA.gov. Getting Started Visit Vote.gov to register to vote for the 2020 US Presidential election. Depending ...

Disneyland Politics: How the American Outback Benefits from the Presidential Race

American cities, especially those in the hinterland, are inventing anything to attract journalists and tourists. Festivals, zombie parades, groundhog day (you know this one for sure). But few are as fortunate as Des Moines, the capital of Iowa. This city was called the most inconspicuous ...

Check yourself: what do you know about the complex system of presidential elections in the United States

The electoral process in the United States is in full swing: last week the caucuses in Iowa ended, and today, February 11, the primaries will take place in New Hampshire. Despite the fact that there is still more than 8 months before the vote, all the attention of American voters is already riveted on potential ...

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