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    Ukraine’s honoring of war criminals leaves its Jews uneasy — and divided
    Aug16

    Ukraine’s honoring of war criminals leaves its Jews uneasy — and divided

    A statue of Stepan Bandera in Lviv, Ukraine, September 2014 (Courtesy of Andrey Syasko) (JTA) — When Vladimir Putin grabbed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014, the Russian president claimed it was to protect minorities from anti-Semitic fascists whom Putin maintained were behind the revolution that year that ousted his ally in Kiev, former President...

    Analysis – Putin hints at war in Ukraine but may be seeking diplomatic edge
    Aug16

    Analysis – Putin hints at war in Ukraine but may be seeking diplomatic edge

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine says it thinks Vladimir Putin is planning a new invasion, and it’s not hard to see why: the Russian leader has built up troops on its border and resumed the hostile rhetoric that preceded his annexation of Crimea two years ago. …read more Source: The...

    Putin hints at war in Ukraine but may be seeking diplomatic edge
    Aug16

    Putin hints at war in Ukraine but may be seeking diplomatic edge

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine says it thinks Vladimir Putin is planning a new invasion, and it’s not hard to see why: the Russian leader has built up troops on its border and resumed the hostile rhetoric that preceded his annexation of Crimea two years ago. …read more Source:...

    How Russia Saw Donald Trump’s Big Speech On Foreign Policy
    Aug16

    How Russia Saw Donald Trump’s Big Speech On Foreign Policy

    There wasn’t a whole lot for Russia to love about Donald Trump’s foreign policy agenda, at least not the version of it that he recited on Monday from a pair of teleprompters at a university in Ohio. Still, the reporters at the Kremlin’s main television station had enough to work with. “Crush and destroy!” began the teaser at the...

    Russia plans Ukrainian border war games
    Aug16

    Russia plans Ukrainian border war games

    A dramatic shift in Russia’s posture has prompted analysts to wonder whether Putin is considering an all-out invasion of Ukraine …read more Source: Financial...

    Kiev struggles in broadcast war against separatists as tensions rise
    Aug16

    Kiev struggles in broadcast war against separatists as tensions rise

    AVDIYIVKA, Ukraine/KIEV (Reuters) – For Ukrainian pensioner Olga Shazhkova, channel-surfing in the front line town of Avdiyivka is a monotonous business. …read more Source: The...

    These SEXY LADIES from Ukraine wowed the world with this incredible act! Watch VIDEO
    Aug16

    These SEXY LADIES from Ukraine wowed the world with this incredible act! Watch VIDEO

    Tuesday, August 16, 2016 – This is the Ukrainian Gymnastic team that wowed the world at the ongoing Rio Olympics with their flawless, breath-taking act.The beautiful ladies combined some elements of ballet, gymnastics and dance for the amazing performance. Some of the stunts they pulled off with reckless abandon will blow you away.Watch the...

    Kiev struggles in broadcast war against separatists as tensions rise
    Aug16

    Kiev struggles in broadcast war against separatists as tensions rise

    AVDIYIVKA, Ukraine/KIEV (Reuters) – For Ukrainian pensioner Olga Shazhkova, channel-surfing in the front line town of Avdiyivka is a monotonous business. …read more Source:...

    Kiev struggles in broadcast war against separatists as tensions rise
    Aug16

    Kiev struggles in broadcast war against separatists as tensions rise

    For Ukrainian pensioner Olga Shazhkova, channel-surfing in the front line town of Avdiyivka is a monotonous business. …read more Source: Channel...

    Anti-Modernity, Within and Without
    Aug16

    Anti-Modernity, Within and Without

    Editor’s note: Read part three here.As described in Part 3, the concentration of political power in the hands of the state is an evolved accouterment of modernity, but it is not part of modernity’s essential definition. The modern state system, however, which goes back to Westphalia, really is quintessentially modern precisely because...