Today is Ukrainian Famine and Genocide (Holodomor) Memorial Day 2013

Today, every fourth Saturday night in November, Ukrainians worldwide commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Great Famine of 1932-33, known as the Holodomor (Death by Hunger):   Background Entire villages were wiped out, and in some regions the death rate reached one-third. The Ukrainian countryside, home of the "black earth", some of the most fertile […]

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Happy Ukrainian Heritage Day Ontario!

Now in it’s 3rd year in law, Ukrainians all over Ontario celebrate their heritage Saturday as part Ukrainian Heritage Day. Queen’s Park (Ontario’s legislature) will hold a tribute this afternoon: September 6, 2013 @ 2:00 pm Queen’s Park, Toronto 111 Wellesley Street West Toronto,ON Canada View Larger Map Keynote Speaker: Marta Dyczok PhD (History and […]

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