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

№24, (2012)

12.04.2012 - 00:00

Easter at the family postcard album

There is no need to say that in the Soviet time the Easter topic was prohibited. However, our mom always cooked kutia [boiled wheat with raisins and honey. – Ed.] and uzvar [dried fruit...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

Lukianivsky Pre-Trial Detention Center’s “everlasting deputy head” removed

A film by TVi channel journalist Kostiantyn Usov about the custody conditions in Kyiv Pre-Trial Detention Center (SIZO) did “move” the government. On April 10 Yevhen Dombrovsky,...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

From vigorous communication to high quality thinking

Every year since 1995 the program brings together the best young people from all over Ukraine, who, so to say, passed the test for erudition and professionalism (selection takes place in several...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

A living library

Within the framework of the Docudays UA film festival, which has recently ended, the Living Library, a brainchild of the Danish NGO “Stop Violence,” started its work in Kyiv’s...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

Gross: revived, joyful, and big

He was roaming around the city’s suburbs, near summer cottages, in the places of dogs’ unhappiness, where people throw thousands of animals into the streets, without a tiny bit of mercy...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

This day in history

1912: Plast, as Ukraine’s boy- and girl-scout organization, is established in Lviv. 1922: Soviet Ukraine’s Executive Committee grants an amnesty for all who fought against Soviet...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

Return of bioethanol

Azarov government is trying to introduce new rules in the oil products market that would improve the country’s trade balance by reducing the cost of imported crude oil and oil products as well as...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

“There is no safety cushion for an economic accident”

Are the president’s social initiatives going to improve the well-being of Ukrainians? This question is a topic of numerous discussions now, and their conclusions are not positive for the most...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

Les Kurbas’ descendants

Large-scale international conference “Les Kurbas and International Theatrical Context” took place in Kyiv. This event organized by the Les Kurbas National Center for Theater Art is just...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

Concerning the dialogue between the power and the opposition

The members of the Party of Regions are actively pushing forward, amendment after amendment, their draft Code of Criminal Procedure. All warm feelings to the opposition aside, they offer quite...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

Ukraine has selected its Euro-2012 flag-bearers

The Euro-2012 Ukrainian flag bearers’ competition jury has selected the best people for the job among members of Ukrainian children’s soccer clubs. The selection followed the latest competition for...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

Partner cities vie for heroes

At the end of last week Lutsk and Volyn were openly shocked by Polish media reports (e.g., Dziennik Wschodni and Polish Radio’s Ukrainian Service) that Lublin’s authorities have decided to revoke the...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

Atonement for the prophets we did not hear

Francois de La Rochefoucauld, a French thinker and noted author of maxims, wrote 340 years ago: “There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

Opposition. Chances. Just a cold calculus

The Ukrainian opposition has finally consolidated. In all appearance, completely and entirely. Last Saturday after the meeting Arsenii Yatseniuk told the journalists that Front of Changes and...
12.04.2012 - 00:00

The Constitutional Court of Ukraine has adopted the expected decision

The second has gone… After the three single member constituencies have been liquidated in Kyiv at the expense of foreign polling stations, the Constitutional Court of Ukraine has adopted one more...

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