From the Kyiv Post: GENEVA (AP) _ Christianity’s largest ecumenical movement expressed hope Thursday that churches were moving closer to a common Easter for the world’s Christians, despite a historical debate nearly as old as the religion. Catholic and Protestant congregations will celebrate their belief in Jesus’ resurrection on the same day as Orthodox churches […]Read more "Are ‘Ukrainian Christmas’ and ‘Ukrainian Easter’ coming to an end?"
From rci_action’s twitter page: It’s now official. Colleagues have received their letters of "redundancy" today as part of the CBC budget cuts at Radio Canada InternationalRead more "It’s official – RCI Ukrainian bureau is closed"
“Any move by the West towards the former Soviet republics is seen as damaging Russia’s interests" the Russian media quoted Putin, "He has a discussion there about Big Russia and Little Russia — Ukraine" quoting a White Army commander during the Bolshevik Revolution. Putin’s reference on Sunday to "Little Russia" — a term used during […]Read more "Ukrainian news round-up 5/26/09 – Putin calls Ukraine ‘Little Russia’, Crimea Tartars struggle in Russian-dominate Crimea and remembering Bykivnya"
Looking for this year’s Carassauga post? Just wanted to highlight a few quick pictures I took last night from Carassauga:Read more "Carassauga 2009 – Ukraine pavilion pictures"
Looking for this year’s Carassauga post? Update: I’ve added some pictures from the event Each year Mississauga, Ontario has it’s Carassauga weekend festival which features a Ukrainian pavilion packed with many different artists. This year it will be held today, tomorrow and Sunday at Dormition of the Mother of God Ukrainian Catholic Church (St. Mary’s) […]Read more "See the Ukrainian pavilion at Carassauga 2009 this weekend"