Olena Shurkho finished second in the women’s race of the Toronto Waterfront Marathon. While President Yushchenko attended the 63rd Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations in NYC this week, Ukraine withdrew its resolution recognizing the Holodomor as genocide – Russia was pleased. Pirates holding a Ukrainian arms ship off the Somali coast […]Read more "Ukrainian news round-up – Sept 29 2008"
A few weeks ago Chicago Public Radio’s Worldview program broadcasted a great piece on the Holodomor. The show (which you can download or listen to) features segments with a survivor, clergy, academia, media and more! Definitely worth a listen to. Vitalina Yushchenko, daughter of President Yushchenko and a 27-year-old mother-of-two fashion model worked the runway […]Read more "Holodomor on NPR"
From the Toronto Star: In an act of early morning vandalism, about 150 signs for Liberal MP Borys Wrzesnewskyj were removed Sunday from lawns throughout Etobicoke Centre, with 30 of them placed in the shape of a giant penis on a hill in the grounds of Humber Valley Village Middle School. Supporters reported hearing disturbances […]Read more "Borys’s stolen signs found on school grounds"
I found a neat little site who’s purpose is to practice your conversation skills with others in specific languagues, and they support Ukrainian! SharedTalk Beta is for language exchange and language learning, they say they will not tolerate its use for things like flirting, homework, etc. Give it a try!Read more "Practice your Ukrainian with others online"
From his announcements: Hello Supporters, The offical campaign launch for Borys’ Re-Election campaign is TODAY at 3pm to 5pm. Food and refreshments will be served. Liberal MP Maurizio Bevilacqua will help launch the campaign. The location of the Campaign office is 735 Renforth Dr. Unit #11 416-621-1060 Hope to see you there!Read more "Borys Wrzesnewskyj’s Official Campaign Launch tomorrow"