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    Ukrainians take to Facebook to break taboo over rape
    Jul19

    Ukrainians take to Facebook to break taboo over rape

    It was yet another online discussion blaming a rape victim for provoking her attacker that prompted Ukrainian activist Anastasiya Melnychenko’s campaign to shatter taboos in her homeland and neighbouring Russia. In response Melnychenko typed out an unflinching account of the string of sexual assaults she has suffered throughout her life...

    Ukrainians take to Facebook to break taboo over rape
    Jul19

    Ukrainians take to Facebook to break taboo over rape

    KIEV: It was yet another online discussion blaming a rape victim for provoking her attacker that prompted Ukrainian activist Anastasiya Melnychenko’s campaign to shatter taboos in her homeland and neighbouring Russia. In response Melnychenko typed out an unflinching account of the string of sexual assaults she has suffered throughout her...

    Ukraine’s Ingrained Culture of Torture
    Jul19

    Ukraine’s Ingrained Culture of Torture

    Human rights groups will report soon on the abuses of Kievs security forces and of the rebels in Ukraine. As The Daily Beast discovered, its a very ugly picture. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukrainian Song Project
    Jul19

    Ukrainian Song Project

    Interview with Taras Kurchyk. The aim of tele-radio project “Ukrainian Song” is to seek, distribution and promotion of Ukrainian music of different genres in Ukraine and other countries. Along with broadcast project in Ukraine, it will be broa…(Інтерв’ю з Тарасом Курчиком Теле-радіо проект “Українська пісня»...

    Georgia warns EU not to soften Russia stance
    Jul19

    Georgia warns EU not to soften Russia stance

    UK supported sanctions after Moscow’s actions in Georgia and Ukraine …read more Source: Financial...

    Trumpism After Trump
    Jul19

    Trumpism After Trump

    One does not have to be a science-fiction writer to imagine what will happen if Donald Trump is defeated in November, especially if he loses more states than Mitt Romney did in 2012. Members of the #NeverTrump wing of the Republican establishment will change their hashtag to #ToldYouSo, contemplating how Jeb Bush, with his reassuring...

    Is the Party Over for Bushism?
    Jul19

    Is the Party Over for Bushism?

    Neither George W. Bush, the Republican Party nominee in 2000 and 2004, nor Jeb, the dethroned Prince of Wales, will be in Cleveland. Nor will John McCain or Mitt Romney, the last two nominees. These former leaders would like it thought that high principle keeps them away from a GOP convention that would nominate Donald Trump. Petulance, however,...

    Ukrainians take to Facebook to break taboo over rape (AFP)
    Jul19

    Ukrainians take to Facebook to break taboo over rape (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – It was yet another online discussion blaming a rape victim for provoking her attacker that prompted Ukrainian activist Anastasiya Melnychenko’s campaign to shatter taboos in her homeland and neighbouring Russia. …read more Source: The West...

    Berkeley student killed in Nice honored at campus vigil
    Jul19

    Berkeley student killed in Nice honored at campus vigil

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — A University of California, Berkeley student who was killed in last week’s Bastille Day truck attack in France was remembered Monday as a charismatic and engaged member of the campus community who would not want his death to inspire revenge. Several hundred people, including the university’s chancellor and the...

    The Latest: Vigil honors Berkeley student slain in France
    Jul19

    The Latest: Vigil honors Berkeley student slain in France

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a vigil held for a University of California, Berkeley student who was among 84 people killed in a terror attack in Nice, France (all times local): 6:25 p.m. A University of California, Berkeley student killed last week in a truck rampage in France is being remembered as a charismatic and inspirational part of...