Posts Tagged ‘ Kremlin ’

Thoughts from Kyiv – 14.08.2014

Aug 15th, 2014 | By

Thoughts from Kyiv is brought to you by Mychailo Wynnyckyj, Associate Professor of the Department of Sociology and Kyiv-Mohyla Business School, Director of the Doctoral School, National University of “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy”. Below are his thoughts and writings on the situation in Ukraine. “Putin has monkeys in his head!” “No he doesn’t – they’re mushrooms!” This…

Why Is Nobody Saying The Obvious: Putin Destabilized Ukraine

Jan 24th, 2014 | By

Melik Kaylan, Contributor Washington | 1/23/2014 @ 1:27PM What is the single greatest cause of Ukraine’s tragic strife, the primary cause of so much grief in the region and beyond? Take a look back at the Euromaidan timeline. Think how it began, this latest round of deadly instability featuring tanks, live gunfire, kidnappings, deaths, the…

Really Betraying a Revolution

Apr 15th, 2012 | By

The following article was published nearly 7 years ago when [then] PM Yulia Tymoshenko came under criticism from a right wing US think tank while at the same time Ukraine was under economic pressure from  the Kremlin and their rising fuel price demands.. Terry E. Hallman Monday, 23 May, 2005 On May 18, a mischievous…

Is there no Fascism in Russia?

Jun 21st, 2011 | By

The Russian delegation has correctly raised an important issue as has the “World without Nazism” organization. But why do both these groups exclude from their purvue Russian neo-Nazis and fascists? And why, despite this omission, has PACE allowed the WWN group to sponsor a meeting  at their Fall Session this October? Before supporting either these or any other  initiatives of this sort, all those opposed to fascism and Nazism, must first recognize these are two distinct phenomenon, and second, that all fascist and neo-Nazis must be opposed –that includes Russian ones.