A twelve-year-old boy in homemade armor, Roman Saveliev fought, ate, and slept alongside protestors during the 2014 Euromaidan Revolution on Kyiv’s Independence...

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Ukraine Is a Pluralistic Society

George P. Kent ・ April 2019

Elections should be about choices.  There are many choices in play in Ukraine in the two upcoming cycles – Presidential and parliamentary elections in 2019. ...

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Any historical situation contains elements of both the particular and the universal. The job of the historian is to help disentangle the universal from the...

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A Pair of Boots

Olesya Khromeychuk ・ March 2019

The pair I held in my lap stood sharply apart from the rest. There, among civilian shoes, this army pair looked like it was from another planet. I cried for the...

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"Regarding queer-poetry, it is everywhere in Ukraine. No matter how the ultra-right dudes want to make their dreams about purity and holiness true, this country...

Until the 1970s the dominant understanding of Canadian history was limited to that of the progress and development of an Anglo-Saxon, and to a smaller degree,...

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Where the Rivers Come Together

Mark Isaac, Gabriela Bulisova ・ September 2018
Mykolaiv was created by Prince Grigory Potemkin at the confluence of the Southern Bug and Ingul Rivers for the purpose of building warships. But at a time when...
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Whatever the reason for the timing of the announcement, the explicit linkage with the Welles Declaration signals a definitive long-term policy of the US government...
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Maidan in Soviet Designs, 1943-1945

Martin Blackwell ・ July 2018
Only a few months after Kyiv was retaken from the Nazis in November 1943, the returning Stalinists started avoiding public mention of what had happened at places...
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Randall Newnham ・ July 2018
The current international battle over Ukraine has seen Russia and the West deploy a variety of...
Lesia Pagulich ・ Feminist Critique ・ July 2018
What does it mean to be proud and free and to keep fighting against dehumanization and attacks on...
Reconciliation between parties in a violent conflict usually depends first of all on an end to the violence. In her contribution to this discussion forum, Oxana...
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The legacy of the European Enlightenment was undermined since the end of the World War II. Destructive criticism of rationality developed by Max Horkheimer and...
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Meaningful and lasting reconciliation would require difficult compromises on all sides – be it by the residents of “big Ukraine” or by the residents of the non-...
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Re-enacting real war traumas through public performance may sound risky for the amateur actors of the Theater of the Displaced. This is the challenge for Alexei...
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Daria Popova ・ Feminist Critique ・ March 2018
Feminist marches on 8th of March have been held at least since 2010 in Ukraine. This year, however...