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

№25, (2008)

02.09.2008 - 00:00

The symbols we choose

The tragedy of the Holodomor has been the subject of long-standing and broad discussions in Ukraine. The Ukrainian government declared 2008 the Holodomor Victims’ Remembrance Year. Clearly, every...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

Ukrainian books advancing on Moscow

The 21st Moscow International Book Fair gathers publishers from all over the world, and working there is a necessary part of gaining access to the international book market. This year over 30...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

German cultural scene in Ukraine to expand

After a five-year interruption, the traditional weeks of German culture have been revived in Ukraine on a much larger scale than ever before. Germany’s Ambassador to Ukraine, Dr. Hans-Jurgen...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

After the festival

The awards ceremony at the “Zolote kurcha” XII International Festival of Films and Television and Radio Shows for Children and Youth just ended in the Crimean city of Feodosia. This year the festival...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

Ukraine ranks 11th at the Beijing Olympics

This year’s 29th Olympic Games in China brought Ukraine unexpected success: we won a record 27 medals instead of the projected 14 and ranked 11th, occupying 10th place until the final days of the...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

Volyn singers perform at the Sorochyntsi Fair

As they were packing to leave for the famous fair in Sorochyntsi, did the women from Ivanychi think that they would have to perform in the open air under the scorching sun, sleep on the floor in a...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

Russia Is Brazen, Europe Weak

The future of Russia’s excursion in Georgia remains to be determined. But some conclusions can already be drawn:– Russian power is extraordinarily brutal in the post-Soviet era, as we have already...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

“I’m from Odesa!”

“There is something special in the soil. There is something about these straight streets that run towards the sea, this blue sky, the greenery of acacias and plane trees, these warm...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

Ukraine has six new Heroes

On Aug. 26 President Victor Yushchenko of Ukraine signed decrees awarding six people the title of Hero of Ukraine, all of whom also received the Order of the State, UNIAN reports. The distinguished...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

The many faces of Ukraine

This year marks the 13th national competition of art and documentary photography organized by the National Union of Ukrainian Artists to coincide with Independence Day. This year more than 150...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

The ins and outs of getting into Ukrainian universities

It does credit to Minister of Education and Science Ivan Vakarchuk and most of his subordinates that this year the results of external testing were the key factor in student applications to higher...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

An expert warning

Head of the Russia...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

Fire at the Bulge: the Battle of Kursk

Official Soviet historiography regards the Battle of Kursk as one of the most important battles of World War II. Without a doubt, this conflict played a role in turning the situation in favor of...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

Is the West prepared to pay?

Britain’s opposition leader David Cameron has suggested that, in protest against Russia’s actions in the Caucasus, the Russian elite should be barred from shopping in Britain. In other words, if...
02.09.2008 - 00:00

“I will return to Ukraine”

IVANO-FRANKIVSK – Who says we aren’t in the European Union? Ukrainians have been there for a long time, but not in the way that some of our politicians would like to see them: voting in the European...


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