With Sony unveiling a new ebook reader across Canada last weekend, I stumbled upon an e-book repository called Our Roots that is a Canadian initiative to digitize books that cover Canada’s diverse nationalities and Ukraine is quite represented! There were so many books on the Ukrainian Canadian experience that I couldn’t possibly list them all […]Read more "Discovering a hidden Ukrainian Canadian ebook repository"
Sorry can’t embed the video, but from BBC’s newsnight did a three-part series on Britain’s predicted world resource shortage in 2030. On their land portion of the program, they showed how numerous countries are leasing Western Ukraine’s fertile land and what it could mean for the independence of the nation: You could call it the […]Read more "Weekend watching: Land leasing in Western Ukraine"
Ukrainian Festival speaks of food, fun and freedom Asbury Park 37th St. Josaphat’s Ukrainian Festival draws crowds MPNnow.com Photo Gallery from Toronto Ukrainian festival insidetoronto.com Ukrainian Independence (w/ video) – Binghamton, NY Sadly this is Binghamton’s first Independence day without Maria Zobniw who was murdered earlier this Spring in the Binghamton shootings. Edit: Added some […]Read more "Some articles from Ukrainian Independence day 2009 (updated)"
Politics Ukrainians Disillusioned with ‘Orange Revolution’ Voice of America ● Kyiv Hosting Ukraine-EU Summit In December Kyiv Post ● Is Ukraine Fit for the EU? Wall Street Journal ● Ukraine MPs tackle central bank for Euro-2012 cash Reuters India ● PM met with representatives of World Congress of Ukrainians ForUm Sports Cornley signs deal to […]Read more "Ukrainian news round-up – August 26, 2009"
On August 24, 2001 the Ukrainian parliament passed a declaration of independence, establishing Ukraine as a democratic state. President Victor Yushchenko criticised domestic and foreign detractors on Monday and said Ukraine needed strong institutions to parry threats to its future prosperity. … "I choose a strong state, strength and dignity, to put in their place […]Read more "Ukraine celebrates its 18th independence day"