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The View From Here: Talk To Me Dmytro

Volodymyr Kish. On a recent long-distance car trip, I was aided by a new app on my smart phone called Waze, similar to Google Maps,...

Press Freedom Day Underscores the Necessity of Independent Media

Marco Levytsky, Western Bureau Chief. May 3 marked the 26th annual United Nations Press Freedom Day. On this day, we: Celebrate the fundamental principles of...

Zelenskiy Must Adhere to Constitutional Norms

Marco Levytsky, National Affairs Editor. Despite the humiliation of losing re-election by the biggest landslide in the brief history of independent Ukraine, and suffering much...

The Myth of Ukrainian Anti-Semitism Has No Place in the 21st Century

Marco Levytsky, National Affairs Editor. In a recent survey by the Pew Research Center, residents in 18 East European countries were asked whether they would...

Ukrainian Relations with New Alberta Government Should Remain as Good as Ever

Marco Levytsky, Western Bureau Chief. In many respects, the April 16 election in Alberta represented a watershed for the province. This was the first time...
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The View From Here: A Leap Into The Unknown

Volodymyr Kish. The second round of voting in Ukraine’s Presidential election is now history, and as expected, incumbent President Petro Poroshenko was soundly trounced. The...

The View From Here: Political Masochism

Volodymyr Kish. The results of the first round of Ukraine’s Presidential election last week came as a sobering shock to not only incumbent President Petro...

The View From Here: A Virtual Ukrainian Village

Volodymyr Kish. I was greatly saddened this week to hear of the passing of Kateryna “Kay” Slepokura, or “Pani” Slepokura as I knew her from...

Ukraine’s Voters Believe “They Have Nothing to Lose”

Marco Levytsky, National Affairs Editor. One of the biggest surprises of the 1962 Canadian federal election was the Quebec wing of the Social Credit Party...

Will the Joker Trump the Chocolate King?

Marco Levytsky, National Affairs Editor. Both incumbent President Petro Poroshenko and television comedian Volodymyr Zelenskyy made it to the second round of Ukraine’s presidential election,...

Government Must Come Clean on SNC Lavalin Affair

Marco Levytsky, National Affairs editor. For over a month now, media attention in Canada has been focussed on what has become known as the SNC-Lavalin...

The View From Here: A Woman For All Seasons

Volodymyr Kish. Some 500 years ago in England during the reign of Henry VIII, Sir Thomas More resigned as Lord Chancellor of England. He did...

The Ukrainian Revolution of Dignity – Perspective from Crimea

Ganna Zakharova for NP-UN. February 18-23 marks the fifth anniversary of the conclusion of the Maidan Revolution of Dignity in Ukraine. This was the time...

The View From Here: Writing Icons

Volodymyr Kish. Like in many a Ukrainian home, there is a special corner in my house where icons occupy an honoured place. My collection of...

The View From Here: Lost in the Crowd

Volodymyr Kish. The Presidential elections in Ukraine are just over a month away, and as expected, the whole affair...

Time for Canada to Implement the Magnitsky Act

Marco Levytsky, National Affairs editor. Canada has missed an opportunity to be a leader in implementing sanctions against corrupt...

The View From Here: Food For Thought

Volodymyr Kish. I have survived another year of Christmas/New Year holiday feasting, and it pains me to admit that...

Poroshenko Deserves Re-Election

Marco Levytsky, National Affairs editor. February 9, Ukraine’s Central Election Commission (CEC) announced that it had approved a record...

The View From Here: KRUTY 1918

Volodymyr Kish. On February 7, a much-anticipated new Ukrainian movie titled “Kruty 2018” will be released in Kyiv. The...

Putin is a War Criminal and Should be Recognized as Such

Marco Levytsky, National Affairs Editor. On January 28, the Government of Canada rejected an electronic petition calling for Russian...

The Problem of Conforming to the Views of Academic Superiors

Daniel Bartchouk, Kingston, ON. Throughout many universities across the province, especially within the Humanities related subjects, many students are...

The View From Here: Diaspora Debates

Volodymyr Kish. In my last column, I delved into the heated debate that ensued in the diaspora following the...

Is Elizabeth May Still a “Useful Idiot”?

Marco Levytsky, National Affairs Editor. As the federal New Democratic Party slips in public opinion polls, a lot of...

The View From Here: The Poroshenko Dilemma

Volodymyr Kish. There has been a vociferous debate on the Internet this past week stemming from a provocative article...

Russian Cyber Warfare Threat is Very Real

Marco Levytsky, National Affairs Editor. This may come as a surprise to our readers, but our community has so...

The View From Here: More of the Same

Volodymyr Kish. In just over two and a half months’ time, on March 31, Ukraine will be holding Presidential...

The View From Here: Tomos

Volodymyr Kish. This past weekend, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople, signed an ecclesiastical document called a Tomos granting canonical...

В Україні треба боротися з корупцією, а не економити на сільських школах і лікарнях

Видання Новий Шлях – Українські Вісті вже не перший рік слідкує за децентралізаційною реформою в Україні, в межах якої створюються об’єднані територіальні...

The Son of God Answers a Christmas Prayer

Marco Levytsky, Western Bureau Chief. Глянь оком щирим, о Божий Сину,На нашу землю на Україну,Зійшли їй з неба дар...

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Victor Malarek is a man of consuming passion. Arguably the most effective and successful investigative journalist that Canada has ever produced, Victor...

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New Pathway - Ukrainain News. The Kobzar™ Book Award ceremony took place at Palais Royal in Toronto on March 12, at the very onset of...

Poems inspired by Ukrainian women win Kobzar™ Book Award – 2020

Five outstanding books of different genres shortlisted New Pathway - Ukrainain News. The Shevchenko Foundation has been dedicated to the promotion and development of Ukrainian Canadian...