Category Archives: Beyond Politics

Maidan won’t heal – Maidan is memory

By Julia Babich 11.22.2014 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine We went to Maidan [Kyiv’s Independence Square] from the side of Kyiv’s City Council … Ruslana had just started to sing the hymn [National Anthem] … Déjà-vu … back then .. December … Continue reading

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Piano Extremist: Live from Sloviansk!

By Piano Extremist, Pianist of Maidan 11.19.2014 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine About Sloviansk: I thought for two days about how to better express my own feelings about the concert in Sloviansk. After Mariupol – this is the first … Continue reading

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Taras Polataiko: “War. 11 Portraits” – SERHIY, ROMAN, OLEKSANDR’s stories

Portraits and stories of people who have experienced the inferno of war By Taras Polataiko, Ukrainian Canadian artist, Assistant Professor, University of Lethbridge, Canada 10.13.2014 Transcribed and translated by Maria Stanislav for Voices of Ukraine Taras Polataiko’s project War. 11 Portraits showed in August and … Continue reading

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Good Morning, Ukraine! – Holding destiny in our hands (music video)

By Babylon’ 13, Cinema of Civil Society 10.09.2014 Re-posted by Voices of Ukraine “Holding destiny in our hands” In eastern Ukraine, a festival called: “From A Country, into Ukraine” was organised by Ukrainian activists, inviting various music bands and a … Continue reading

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90-year old Hutsul lays out a tryzub on the slopes of the Carpathian Mountains

By ICTV 09.23.2014 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine An interesting fact! The late upivets [former UPA member], the 90-year-old Hutsul Anastasius Kozak laid out the national symbol of Ukraine – the tryzub [trident] on the slopes of the Carpathian … Continue reading

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