Where there is no law, but every man does what is right in his own eyes, there is the least of real liberty
Henry M. Robert

№55, (2010)

10/12/2010 - 00:00

The future of power

CAMBRIDGE – Global government is unlikely in the twenty-first century, but various degrees of global governance already exist. The world has hundreds of treaties, institutions, and regimes...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

Second try

“This is a cry from our hearts! Listen to us at last!” Such were the appeals of small- and medium- business owners to the government during the All-Ukrainian Congress of Business people (Open Market...
10/12/2010 - 00:00


Kyrgyzstan becomes a parliamentary republic The recent elections in Kyrgystan to the Zhogorka Kenesh – a unicameral legislature, consisting of 120 deputies – made this country a...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

Oleh Minko. Non-socialist painting

Oleh Minko’s name stands next to the artists Ivan Marchuk, Zynovii Flinta, Liubomyr Medved — all of them were his fellow students. As a student, the Makiivka-born Minko harmoniously blended in with...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

No coach, just questions

Now that Dynamo Kyiv’s fan’s emotions have calmed down a little, after the team’s disgrace on the European arena, the discharge of Valery Gazzaev was not entirely unnoticed but was nevertheless taken...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

Ukraine’s chance for modernization

Ukraine is to enter a new stage of globalization, which is leading to radical changes in the economic structure of the world’s leading states. The 2008 financial crisis forced the real economic...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

Who and what can keep the powers democratic

The question of the activity of democratic institutions in Ukraine was discussed during the most recent session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg. As a result, a...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

Golden award for the James Mace Prize winner

Last year this newspaper launched the James Mace Civic Stand Prize for achievements in journalism. It was to be awarded to the authors of articles in The Day that took a strong position on...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

Ukrainian books conquer Karakum

ASHGABAT – KYIV — For the first time Ukraine has become an honorary guest of the exhibit in Ashgabat. Of all 30 countries that took part in the exhibit, the Ukrainian national exposition, created by...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

This day in history

1552: Troops under Ivan the Terrible’s command seize Kazan. After overwhelming the Kazan Khanate, the Russian tsar proceeds to subjugate the Astrakhan Khanate. 1920: The Russian Soviet Federative...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

Where are parking lots for bicycles?

On October 7, Kyiv cyclists held a protest action next to the Kyiv City Council building. According to UNIAN reports, they demanded that the deputies vote for the draft bylaw “On establishing free...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

Beyond the limit

It has grown into a tradition with Ukraine, to fling mud on your political opponents as soon as an election campaign starts. On the eve of the last election, we were treated to the so-called...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

In memory of “golden September”

  Maidan-INFORM reported that a class had been held at one of Lviv’s high schools on the subject “The First Soviet Occupation of Western Ukraine (1939-41).” This lecture...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

The Ukrainian magazine of translated literature turns 85

Mid-September has traditionally become the time for Ukrainians to remember that a person is not just a political or economic creature, but also one that reads. Taking a couple day’s break from the...
10/12/2010 - 00:00

A normal country or a knacker?

“And entering into the field, he began to preach to the birds which were on the ground, and suddenly all those also on the trees came round him, and all listened while St. Francis...


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