Ukraine’s movement away from its former imperial master toward an international center of gravity finds numerous parallels in the history of the disintegration...


Embrace Ukraine, not Putin

Euromaidan’s events shift some of the key emphases. In recent months, Ukraine has contributed a new rhythm to Europe’s history. It has become the epicenter of a young, enthusiastic, energetic Europe where people believe in human dignity, fight for it, suffer for it, and even die for it. I have called this new Europe a «Europe of belief» as opposed to (and complemented by) a «Europe of rules».
Volodymyr YermolenkoMarch 5, 2014