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As It Is takes a daily look at issues in the news in the United States and around the world.
This Is America looks at major issues in American life and society, and explores popular places across the United States.
American Mosaic is our weekly program about music, pop culture and life in the United States.
The Making of a Nation explains the history of the United States. Each report tells how the country and its people have developed.
George Washington. Abraham Lincoln. John F. Kennedy. Millard Fillmore?
Some U.S. presidents are better known than others. “America’s Presidents” tells each of their stories: when they lived, what they were like, how they governed, and why Americans remember them.
Learn English as you read and listen to a weekly show with short stories by famous American authors. Adaptations are written at the intermediate and upper-beginner level and are read one-third slower than regular VOA English.
Learn English as you read and listen to news and feature stories about health, medical and lifestyle topics. Our daily stories are written at the intermediate and upper-beginner level and are read one-third slower than regular VOA English.
Science in the News tells about news from the worlds of science and the environment.
Words and Their Stories programs explain idioms and expressions that many learners of American English find difficult to understand.
Learn English's Personal technology provides news and feature stories about personal and mobile technology.
What's Trending Today focuses on daily conversations on social media in America.
In the News explains the main news stories of the day to help make sense of our world.
Learning English programs use a limited vocabulary and short sentences. They are read at a slower pace than VOA's other English broadcasts. Our broadcasts were formerly known as Special English.
Everyday Grammar TV is a video series from Learning English to teach grammar for learners of American English.
English @ the Movies is a lesson to help English learners understand what they see at the movies.
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