As It Is takes a daily look at issues in the news in the United States and around the world.
Arts & Culture is our weekly program about music, pop culture, society and life.
Classic short stories that introduce American literature to intermediate English learners.
New developments in science, space exploration, environment and technology
Words and Their Stories programs explain idioms and expressions that many learners of American English find difficult to understand.
Teach Us about Ukraine is a special section of essays and lessons from English teachers in Ukraine. The series, about Ukrainian life, culture, and history, is a valuable resource for Ukrainian students and those who want to learn more about Ukraine.
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.
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.
The day's hottest issue in social media.
U.S. History explains the history of the United States. Each report tells how the country and its people have developed.