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

Ivan Kapsamun

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09/15/2018 - 14:11
A reader recently came to our editorial office to express indignation at the failure of the authorities and the public to keep the grave of the murdered journalist Georgy Gongadze adequately maintained. She lives not far from St. Nicholas the Miracle-Worker’s Church on the Riverfront,...
09/06/2018 - 09:59
Visit of head of the Russian Orthodox Church Patriarch Kirill to Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople did nothing to dampen the expectations of those supporting the granting of a Tome (decree of recognition) to the particular Ukrainian Orthodox Church. We do not know the details, but the...
08/30/2018 - 10:52
Almost 80 percent of Ukrainians would support the proclamation of Ukraine’s independence today, as compared to 62 percent in 2012. Only 13 percent would express the opposite opinion, and another 7 percent could not make up their minds. At the same time, 82 percent of...
08/16/2018 - 09:12
The second president of Ukraine marked his 80th birthday on August 9. Much has been said and written about his role in Ukraine’s recent history by politicians, public figures, and media people. Whereas public opinion shows a realistic attitude, the political community apparently lacks it...
08/09/2018 - 13:02
August 24 marks the 27th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence. Back in the early 1990s, there were two trends represented by (a) moderate nomenklatura<P>, people who were aware of the challenges of the times and public moods, and (b) the masses that wanted independence....
06/26/2018 - 10:29
A new security law, “On National Security of Ukraine,” was passed in Ukraine last Thursday, with 248 MPs voting for the presidential bill. The previous law, “On the Fundamentals of National Security and Defense,” had been adopted as far back as 2003. According to Ihor...
06/20/2018 - 17:00
While the world is watching the World Cup in Russia, Ukrainian political prisoners are still on a hunger strike in its brutal prisons. The New York Times wrote in a recent editorial that the Ukrainian film director Oleh Sentsov deserved the full support of the international community.“In the...
06/20/2018 - 16:11
While the parliament was considering a number of issues on its agenda on June 19, tumultuous events took place near the central entrance of the Verkhovna Rada building. That location hosted protests by miners, Chornobyl victims, and veterans of the Soviet war in Afghanistan. The protest would...
06/14/2018 - 11:19
The list of those who plan to take part in the upcoming pre-si­den­tial and parliamentary elections is expanding. Former Security Service (SBU) chair­man Valen­tyn NA­LY­VAI­CHEN­KO, who has been at the head of the civic political movement Justice in the past few...
06/14/2018 - 11:15
US President Donald Trump’s policy does not exactly fit in with the established rules in the world. This gradually changes traditional relationships in geopolitics, of which the latest G7 summit in Canada is a graphic illu­stration. A problem of partners’ unity has emerged in the...

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