Posts Tagged ‘ titushki ’

How protest and violence in Ukraine could give way to unity

Jan 29th, 2014 | By

By Kataryna Wolczuk and Roman Wolczuk | January 28 at 10:37 am Joshua Tucker: The following is guest post from political scientists Kataryna Wolczuk (University of Birmingham, U.K.) and Roman Wolczuk (University of Wolverhampton, U.K.).  Their previous post at The Monkey Cage on the root causes of the protests can be found here. Viktor Yanukovych may just go…

Extreme Chronicles of the First All-Ukraine Euromaidan Forum Proceedings

Jan 14th, 2014 | By

Titushki break into a bookstore “Ye” where the civic education working group was meeting and throw in a tpepper spray canister, forcing everyone to leave the building; police arrive 30 minutes later (after initially refusing to dispatch officers to the scene), they had badly wounded a volunteer guard

All-Ukraine Euromaidan Forum Workgroup was Attacked, Activist Security Guard Severely Beaten

Jan 12th, 2014 | By

Oleh Kolodij, a psychologist acting as a volunteer guard, was severely beaten, has a nose broken and his retina is badly damaged. He blames the city mayor for the attacks on the activists in his video statements.