As WikiLeaks begins releasing over 250,000 U.S. diplomatic cables this week, out of the 2,000 that originated out of Canada there’s at least one in the pile that deals with the ‘Canadian Ukrainian Community’ concerning the Orange Revolution: Date: December 07, 2004 Source: Embassy Ottawa Address: 490 Sussex Drive Ottawa, K1P 5T1 Tags: PGOV, PREL, […]Read more "What does Wikileaks know about the Orange Revolution?"
One of my favourite YouTube videographers was kind enough to film a service last night dedicated to the Holodomor by both Ukrainian Orthodox and Catholic bishops from St. Volodymyr in Toronto:Read more "Requiem for the Holodomor (Пaнaxидa – Гoлoдoмoр)"
Today Canada officially recognizes the Holodomor as genocide. Tonight a moment of silence from 19:32-19:33 for the 7-10 million who have perished: This week, Ukrainians worldwide have been commemorating the 78th anniversary of the Great Famine of 1932-33, known as the Holodomor (Death by Hunger) … In the period 2005-2009, when Viktor Yushchenko was president […]Read more "Today is Ukrainian Famine and Genocide (Holodomor) Memorial Day 2010 in Canada"
Here are a few news clips from highlighting Holodomor Awareness Week that ends tomorrow with the Holodomor memorial day: Documenting a tragedy The late James E. Mace called Ukraine a “post-genocidal society.” This is a pertinent epithet for “Eastern Ukraine,” or Soviet Ukraine as it existed in 1932-33, which never fully recovered and where present-day […]Read more "Holodomor news round-up – Nov 26, 2010"
Sorry this is a little late, but here is a list of Holodomor Week Events that are leading up to Saturday’s Holodomor memorial day: Dates provided from the Ukrainian Canadian Congress.Read more "Holodomor Week Events 2010"