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How Ukraine’s new Memory Commissar is Controlling the Nation’s Past

http://russia-insider.com/en/politics/how-ukraines-new-memory-commissar-controlling-nations-past/ri9216 This article originally appeared in The Nation Since the Maidan uprising and the subsequent attacks on Ukraine’s sovereignty and territory by Russia and Russian-backed rebels, there has been intense debate on how to interpret not only Ukraine’s dramatic present, but also its complex … Continue reading

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Ukrainians are voting with their feet against War and Economic Disaster

http://russia-insider.com/en/politics/ukrainians-are-voting-their-feet-against-war-and-economic-disaster/ri9205 Rounded up for slaughter This article originally appeared at newcoldwar.org Mass resistance by young Ukrainian men against military conscription is a major impediment to Kyiv continuing a war in eastern Ukraine. Battle over public spaces The people of Ukraine are finding new and innovative … Continue reading

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I found a valuable piece of MH17 and the Investigators couldn’t care less

I Found a Valuable Piece of MH17 and the Investigators Could Care Less The peculiar story of how fearless Graham Phillips found what he thinks might be a good clue in the MH17 investigation, and his fruitless efforts to get … Continue reading

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The US Media are failing in their reporting on Russia

http://russia-insider.com/en/politics/can-united-states-stop-war-russia/ri9109 Its worse than ever This article originally appeared at The New York Observer The author, a native New Yorker, recently completed the development of a state of the art television network in Moscow, built without government funding. Its evening news program broadcasts to … Continue reading

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Dutch Journalist, MH17 Expert: ‘UN Tribunal a Desperate Attempt to Hide Kiev’s Responsibility’

http://russia-insider.com/en/dutch-mh17-tribunal/ri8966 12 months after the crash world still waiting for Dutch report The proposed UN-backed MH17 tribunal is a “desperate attempt to hide Kiev’s responsibility”, Dutch journalist and blogger Joost Niemoller argues in his post “How Chess Player Putin Wins the MH17 … Continue reading

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Ukraine: Right Sector and Rumblings of Revolt

An hour after I posted yesterday a new post was published in the Fort Russ blog, shedding more light on events. Since then there have been several more posts. The situation looks ominous for the Junta, a neo-nazi revolt against … Continue reading

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Ukraine Civil War Has Revealed the EU Has No Spine

http://russia-insider.com/en/politics/ievropa-ce-ukrayina/ri8331 The Maidanites had this great slogan “Україна – це Європа!” or “The Ukraine is Europe”.  It was short, emphatic and utterly meaningless – hence it’s appeal and success.  Predictably it took the Ukronazis less than a year to show … Continue reading

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Why is Washington still Pushing for War with Russia?

http://russia-insider.com/en/politics/why-washington-still-pushing-war-russia/ri7958 This article originally appeared in The Nation 12 June 2015 On Wednesday the US House of Representatives passed an amendment to the Defense Appropriations Act which prohibits the US from providing arms, training, and other assistance to the neo-Nazi Ukrainian militia, the … Continue reading

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No Bottom In Sight as Ukraine’s economy continues Free Fall

No Bottom in Sight as Ukraine’s Economy Continues Free Fall http://russia-insider.com/en/politics/ukraines-economy-brink-collapse/ri7431 More bad news for Ukraine’s economy, and it’s only expected to get worse. Reports show: rampant inflation at 60.90 percent the state is basically bankrupt economy shrunk by a fifth since the … Continue reading

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With Time Running Out, Ukraine Rages at its Western Creditors

http://russia-insider.com/en/time-running-out-ukraine-rages-its-western-creditors/ri6803 The debt negotiations between Ukraine and its western creditors have erupted into a furious public row. The Ukrainian Finance Ministry released on 12th May 2015 an angry statement complaining that creditors are only interested in “liquidity” (i.e., repayment of their debts) not … Continue reading

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