Items tagged with: Ukrainian independence struggle

HISTORY: Remembering the Belgian WWI soldiers caught up in revolutionary Ukraine

The unlikely epic of the WWI Belgian troops who witnessed Ukraine’s early twentieth century independence bid as they fled the Bolsheviks and the chaos of the collapsing Russian Empire

Sunday, 12 November 2017 00:24

1917-2017: As Ukraine marks centenary of independence struggle, Ukrainian history remains a mystery for many

The current hybrid war in eastern Ukraine is merely the latest example of Russia’s longstanding efforts to prevent the emergence of a genuinely independent Ukrainian state. Outside audiences continue to lack the historical knowledge necessary to...

Saturday, 04 November 2017 21:38

Ukraine vs The Ukraine

Why the use of the definite article casually undermines and belittles the epic struggle for Ukrainian statehood

Thursday, 07 September 2017 18:23

HIPSTER HISTORY: Introducing the Steampunk Superheroes of Ukraine's Early 20th Century Independence Struggle

Authors of comic book blockbuster seek to bring epic events of 1917 Ukrainian Revolution to post-Maidan audiences

Sunday, 09 July 2017 16:21

Holodomor meets Hollywood

Blockbuster movie about 1930s Ukrainian famine draws mixed reviews but succeeds in raising international awareness of often overlooked Stalin-era genocide

Monday, 06 March 2017 21:57

1917 CENTENARY: Time to remind the world of Ukraine’s first war of independence

Ukrainians should use the attention generated by this year’s 1917 anniversary to raise international awareness of the country’s early twentieth century independence bid

Monday, 02 January 2017 21:36

Business ukraine current issue

Business Ukraine magazine issue 08 /2017

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