The current international battle over Ukraine has seen Russia and the West deploy a variety of economic sanctions and incentives—both to punish each other and...

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...

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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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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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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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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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Lesia Pagulich ・ Feminist Critique ・ July 2018
What does it mean to be proud and free and to keep fighting against dehumanization and attacks on...
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...
Lesia Pagulich ・ Feminist Critique ・ January 2018
The book European Others, by pointing out race as inherent to current European thought, disrupts...
After World War II, Kyiv’s large Jewish minority was quite publically marginalized by the Ukrainian leadership’s silence on Moscow’s cue. The result was a newly...
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Anna Nikoghosyan ・ Feminist Critique ・ December 2017
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 is often referred to as a landmark resolution...
In Ukraine, the revolutionary changes of 1991 started with the promises of institutionalized democracy, pluralist politics, and a free economy, and ended up with...
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Minority identities have come to figure centrally in constructions of Ukrainian identity, as post-Soviet Ukrainians seek to define themselves as modern and worthy...
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Adriana Zaharijević and Gordana Subotić ・ Feminist Critique ・ September 2017
In our paper we showed in detail that the proclaimed goals promoted by women’s groups – the...