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    How Social Media Is Leveling the Playing Field Between Governments, Militants, and Ordinary People
    Nov25

    How Social Media Is Leveling the Playing Field Between Governments, Militants, and Ordinary People

    Decades before smartphones, the internet, and social media, the philosopher Marshall McLuhan, who worked on media theory, predicted a future world war fought using information. While World War I and World War II were waged using armies and mobilized economies, “World War III [will be] a guerrilla information war with no division between military...

    EU’s Tusk Slams Russian ‘Aggression’ In Ukraine
    Nov25

    EU’s Tusk Slams Russian ‘Aggression’ In Ukraine

    European Council President Donald Tusk condemned what he called Russian “aggression” in Ukraine, stressing that the best future for Ukraine and other countries in the region lay in close ties with the European Union. He was speaking in Brussels after a summit of the EU’s Eastern Partnership, which brings together the leaders...

    Beyond a “Marshall Plan for Ukraine”
    Nov25

    Beyond a “Marshall Plan for Ukraine”

    The fifth Eastern Partnership summit is kicking off today in Brussels, as leaders of the EU member states meet with leaders from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine. One of the items on the agenda: an initiative nicknamed the “Marshall Plan for Ukraine”—a proposal originally put forward by two Lithuanian...

    Beyond a “Marshall Plan for Ukraine”
    Nov25

    Beyond a “Marshall Plan for Ukraine”

    The fifth Eastern Partnership summit is kicking off today in Brussels, as leaders of the EU member states meet with leaders from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine. One of the items on the agenda: an initiative nicknamed the “Marshall Plan for Ukraine”—a proposal originally put forward by two Lithuanian...

    New York march and requiem commemorate Ukraine’s Holodomor
    Nov25

    New York march and requiem commemorate Ukraine’s Holodomor

    NEW YORK – Over 1,000 Ukrainian Americans and supporters gathered in New York City on Saturday, November 18, to remember the victims of Stalin’s Famine Genocide – the Holodomor of 1932-1933. The day’s events began with a solemn procession from St. George Ukrainian Catholic Church in the East Village, and then up Third Avenue for […]...

    Separatist Leader In Ukraine’s Luhansk Resigns Amid Power Struggle
    Nov25

    Separatist Leader In Ukraine’s Luhansk Resigns Amid Power Struggle

    The head of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic in eastern Ukraine, Igor Plotnitsky, has stepped down amid a fierce power struggle among the Russia-backed separatists that has unfolded over the last several days. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Democratic values still at heart of changes taking place four years after Euro-Maidan
    Nov25

    Democratic values still at heart of changes taking place four years after Euro-Maidan

    KYIV – Four years after the Euro-Maidan Revolution erupted in November 2013, political and sociological experts still believe that the following year, 2014, was a breakthrough year for Ukraine that firmly set the country’s course of development towards democratization and embracing European values. …read more Source: The Ukrainian...

    Separatist Leader In Ukraine’s Luhansk Resigns Amid Power Struggle
    Nov25

    Separatist Leader In Ukraine’s Luhansk Resigns Amid Power Struggle

    The head of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic in eastern Ukraine, Igor Plotnitsky, has stepped down amid a fierce power struggle among the Russia-backed separatists that has unfolded over the last several days. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    German satirical show pokes fun  at Poroshenko; Ukrainians not laughing
    Nov25

    German satirical show pokes fun at Poroshenko; Ukrainians not laughing

    KYIV – A satirical animated series produced by Germany’s international broadcaster aims to poke fun at Eastern European leaders and their antics – but Ukrainians aren’t laughing. Many have expressed outrage at Deutsche Welle after its Russian service aired an episode of the new weekly program, “Zapovednik” (Nature Reserve), saying it...

    Ukraine’s Tymoshenko Urges ‘Different Negotiating Format’ On Eastern Conflict
    Nov25

    Ukraine’s Tymoshenko Urges ‘Different Negotiating Format’ On Eastern Conflict

    Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has said the Minsk process for resolving the conflict in eastern Ukraine has failed to produce results and needs to be accompanied by a parallel peace process based on the 1994 Budapest Memorandum. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...