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'Benito Cereno,' by Herman Melville, Part Two

'Benito Cereno,' by Herman Melville, Part Two

图文2018-09-21 08:00:00

By VOA21 September, 2018We present the second of three parts of the short story "Benito Cereno." It was written by Herman Melville.Last we...

'Benito Cereno,' by Herman Melville, Part One

2018-09-14 08:00:00

By VOA14 September, 2018We present the first of three parts of the short story "Benito Cereno." It was written by Herman Melville. Here is...

'The Devil and Tom Walker,' by Washington Irving

2018-09-07 08:00:00

By VOA07 September, 2018Our story today is, "The Devil and Tom Walker. " It was written by Washington Irving. Here is Shep O'Neal with ou...

'A Retrieved Reformation,' by O. Henry

2018-08-31 08:00:00

By VOA31 August, 2018We present the short story "A Retrieved Reformation," by O. Henry. The story was originally adapted and recorded by t...

US Supreme Court Rules Same-Sex Marriage Is Legal in 2015

US Supreme Court Rules Same-Sex Marriage Is Legal in 2015

图文2018-08-26 08:00:00

By Kelly Jean Kelly26 August, 2018The Supreme Court often looks at a major social issue over a series of cases. In the late 1990s and early ...

'Transients in Arcadia' by O. Henry

2018-08-24 08:00:00

By VOA24 August, 2018We present the short story "Transients in Arcadia," by O. Henry. The story was originally adapted and recorded by the...

'The Cop and the Anthem,' by O. Henry

2018-08-17 08:00:00

By VOA17 August, 2018We present the short story "The Cop and the Anthem," by O. Henry. The story was originally adapted and recorded by th...

'Hearts and Crosses,' by O. Henry, Part Two

2018-08-10 08:00:00

By VOA10 August, 2018We present Part Two of the short story "Hearts and Crosses," by O. Henry. The story was originally adapted and record...

Is Burning the American Flag Legal?

Is Burning the American Flag Legal?

图文2018-08-05 08:00:00

By Kelly Jean Kelly05 August, 2018The United States constitution guarantees a number of rights to U.S. citizens. One of the most famous is t...

'Hearts and Crosses,' by O. Henry, Part One

2018-08-03 08:00:00

We present part one of the short story "Hearts and Crosses," by O. Henry. The story was originally adapted and recorded by the U.S. Depart...

'The Last Leaf,' by O. Henry

'The Last Leaf,' by O. Henry

图文2018-07-27 08:00:00

By VOA27 July, 2018Our story today is called "The Last Leaf." It was written by O. Henry. Here is Barbara Klein with the story.Many artist...

Roe v. Wade Aimed to Settle Dispute About Abortion. It Didn't.

Roe v. Wade Aimed to Settle Dispute About Abortion. It Didn't.

图文2018-07-22 08:00:00

By Kelly Jean Kelly22 July, 2018Roe versus Wade is one of the best known Supreme Court cases.The issue is whether a healthy woman has a righ...

'The Caliph, Cupid and the Clock,' by O. Henry

2018-07-20 08:00:00

By VOA20 July, 2018We present the short story "The Caliph, Cupid and the Clock" by O. Henry. The story was originally adapted and recorded...

Mixed-Race Marriage Illegal in the US Until 1967

Mixed-Race Marriage Illegal in the US Until 1967

图文2018-07-08 08:00:00

This case goes all the way back to the 1691. At that time, the colony of Virginia said people of different races could not get married. Rest...

'Pecos Bill,' An American Folk Tale

'Pecos Bill,' An American Folk Tale

图文2018-07-06 08:00:00

By VOA06 July, 2018Today we tell a traditional American story called a "tall tale." A tall tale is a story about a person who is larger th...

'The Blue Hotel,' by Stephen Crane, Part Four

2018-06-29 08:00:00

By VOA29 June, 2018We present the fourth of four parts of the short story "The Blue Hotel," by Stephen Crane. The story was originally ada...

What Happens If You Are Arrested in the US

What Happens If You Are Arrested in the US

图文2018-06-24 08:00:00

By VOA24 June, 2018If you have ever watched an American crime show, you know about this Supreme Court case. Listen to what the police office...

Can the Media Criticize Government Officials?

Can the Media Criticize Government Officials?

图文2018-06-10 08:00:00

By Kelly Jean Kelly10 June, 2018Clashes between the media and government officials are nothing new.One clash goes back to 1960, when The New...

'Athenaise' by Kate Chopin

'Athenaise' by Kate Chopin

图文2018-06-01 08:00:00

Our story today is called "Athenaise." It was written by Kate Chopin. Here is Barbara Klein with the story.Louisiana BayouAthenaise went a...

What 'Separation Between Church and State' Means

What 'Separation Between Church and State' Means

图文2018-05-27 08:00:00

By Kelly Jean Kelly27 May, 2018One of the things the United States is known for is a separation between church and state. But those exact wo...

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