While Ukrainian Christmas is less than a week away, an early Christmas present has arrived as the Stalin statue erected in Zaporizhia last May at the Communist headquarters was blown up last night: "By a pure chance there were no casualties. Most probably the explosive was filled with the metal items," lawmaker Oleksiy Baburin, head […]Read more "Ukrainian Christmas arrives early: Stalin statue in Zaporizhia blown up"
For some Ukrainian Canadians and Americans, Christmas was celebrated on Sunday – but the majority are still preparing to celebrate on the traditional date of January 7th. If you’re a little unclear on the details why or want a refresher on what to serve feel free to read up on our very popular Introduction to […]Read more "Gearing up for Ukrainian Christmas 2011"
There are two secrets the upcoming Canadian Museum for Human Rights doesn’t want you to know: First, it’s not Canadian – that is, it’s not a federal institution but rather owned by the Asper family (who runs CanWest Global – Global TV, the right-wing NationalPost, Astral Media, etc.) and wants operating funding from the government […]Read more "Canadian Museum for Human Rights won’t have permanent Holodomor or WW1 internment exhibits"
For anyone who’s curious as to meaning of this picture, it’s a sarcastic statement on the relationship of President Roosevelt & Joseph Stalin just after WW2: All three leaders were trying to establish an agenda for governing post-war Germany. Churchill’s attitude towards the Soviet Union differed vastly from that of Roosevelt, with the former believing […]Read more "Anyone notice this on The Simpsons last night?"
Most of Ukrainian-related Wikileaks news you read about is Libyan leader Gaddafi’s ‘voluptuous’ nurse Galyna Kolotnytska. But among the many cables released this week it revealed Russia using political pressure to force countries into denying the Holodomor as Ukrainian genocide: It says that Aliyev (President of Azerbaijan) had received a document from President Medvedev indicating […]Read more "Wikileaks shows Russia blackmails other countries into Holodomor denial"