This quick excerpt is from the pilot of the hit series Breaking Bad. Thegroup toasts the lead character Walt for his birthday with a hearty ‘Na Zdrovya’ (to your health)!: Breaking Bad follows protagonist Walter White (Bryan Cranston), a chemistry teacher who lives in New Mexico with his wife (Anna Gunn) and teenage son (RJ […]Read more "Weekend watching: Ukrainian on Breaking Bad"
Back in 1983, Radio Quebec’s Planète featured the first documentary on the Holodomor on TV. A very good programme, it featured many testimonials of heartbreaking stories from this intentional genocide. It even features James Mace, the prominent Harvard researcher who published works on how the Holodomor was in fact genocide. It also mentions the Walter […]Read more "Weekend watching: Holodomor’s TV debut in Canada 1983"
This month as we approach Saturday November 28th: Ukrainian Famine and Genocide (Holodomor) Memorial Day in Ontario, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, across all of Canada and some cities in the US – we are going to highlight some survivor testimonies from HolodomorSurvivors.ca These interviews are in Ukrainian, but full English translations are available by going […]Read more "Weekend Watching: Holodomor Survivors Part 1"
Stepan Pasicznyk of the indie UK pop band ‘The Ukrainians’, wrote a song about the upcoming Ukrainian presidential election. Lyrics are available below in both English and Ukrainian, and you can view many more of their videos on YouTube. [YKPAIHA.com]Read more "Bilingual Ukrainian political election song – ‘We were once united’ [Weekend watching]"
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"