Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Yuliya Tymoshenko

Yuliya Tymoshenko is a former prime minister of Ukraine.

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Newsart for The Yalta Temptation
World Affairs 26

The Yalta Temptation

Ukraine is facing a new threat, in the form of a “peace offensive” – an old staple of Soviet diplomacy designed to undermine Western resolve. Vladimir Putin’s recent phone call to Barack Obama to… read more

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Culture & Society 5

The Iron Lady as Liberator

For many who grew up in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, Margaret Thatcher will always be a heroine. Not only did she espouse the cause of freedom, but, by embracing Mikhail Gorbachev at a time… read more

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Culture & Society 0

A Prisoner’s Christmas

When an authoritarian regime’s entire system of coercion, including its media, is trying to discredit and destroy you once and for all, prayer becomes the only intimate, trusting, and reassuring… read more

Newsart for The Meaning of Chernobyl
Culture & Society 0

The Meaning of Chernobyl

Unlike Japan’s Fukushima nuclear crisis, the main lesson of the Chernobyl disaster 25 years ago does not concern nuclear-plant safety. Rather, it concerns the nature and consequences of official… read more

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The Revolution Betrayed

As pro-democracy movements mobilize in Arab countries, their members should learn from countries like Ukraine that free elections are not enough. Only a vigilant citizenry can prevent anti-democratic … read more

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France’s Fourth Moment

Since World War II’s end, France has consistently risen to the challenge of restructuring Europe in times of crisis. With Russo-German relations threatening to shift the EU's orientation, it is now… read more

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