Category Archives: Culture

In prison, Nadiya Savchenko makes origami art for Moscow children. #FreeSavchenko

By Vira and Nadiya Savchenko 07.07.2015 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine Nadiya Savchenko’s sister Vira tried to visit Nadiya in prison on July 2nd and, although she waited all day to go in and see her sister, the Russian legal … Continue reading

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Leonid Plyushch, activist and dissident: A remembrance. #FreeSavchenko #freesentsov #FreeKolchenko #FreeKostenko

06.05.2015 Voices of Ukraine senior staff Leonid Plyushch, a legendary human rights activist, dissident and symbol of resistance to the totalitarian Soviet regime, died in France yesterday at the age of 76. “Leonid died on Thursday morning [June 4]. He … Continue reading

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Children’s art for Nadiya rejected by Russian prison for its national symbolism #FreeSavchenko

Vera Savchenko, sister of kidnapped and Moscow-imprisoned Ukrainian pilot, MP, PACE delegate, and Hero of Ukraine, Nadiya Savchenko 04.02.2015 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine “These beauties were made by the hands of Ukrainian children for Nadiya Savchenko – that … Continue reading

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Maidan has won.

Voices of Ukraine, Editorial staff 02.20.2015 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine Maidan answered the most important post-Soviet question and on it’s 1 year anniversary, the road – still –  leads only forward Maidan encompasses the positive realization of such … Continue reading

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The Music of Warriors: a checkpoint on the Ukrainian cultural front

By Voices of Ukraine senior staff 02.17.2015 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine Wearing a balaclava and playing the Anthem of Ukraine on a cello in the snow in Kyiv, a Ukraine musician with the call sign “Martin” in a … Continue reading

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