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Genocide recognition is not a political football

Marco Levytsky, National Affairs Editor. The Conservatives’ decision to deny unanimous consent to Liberal MP Borys Wrzesnewskyj’s motion to designate May 18 of each year...

Думки про стратегію національно-патріотичного виховання

Юрій Левикін, Київ. Перед Святом Покрови Пресвятої Богородиці Президент Порошенко підписав Указ, яким затвердив Стратегію національно-патріотичного виховання молоді на 2016-2020 рр. В умовах іноземної агресії й...
political

The View From Here: Food for Thought

Volodymyr Kish. Although food is one of the basic essentials of life, it is also a subject that few of us pay any real attention...

The View From Here: The Disinformation War

Volodymyr Kish. It should not be news to anyone that closely follows world affairs that Russia has for quite some time been engaging in what...

The View From Here: Talking Turkey

Volodymyr Kish. Some months ago while surfing through the prolific content that Netflix offers through its video streaming services, I stumbled across an interesting Turkish...

Українці демонструють силу виборчого бюлетеню

Ллойд Аксуорті. Зранку 21 липня я був на виборчій дільниці в Обухові, Україна, як представник Канадської місії зі спостереження за виборами. Ключове питання: Чи може...

Historically Challenged

This past weekend’s Toronto Star newspaper had an interesting story by one of their writers, Martin Cohn, about how his Jewish mother, who was...

ТУТ І ТАМ: Курси Канадознавства

Просування знання про Україну - завдання, що йому присвятилися редактори і читачі цієї газети від першого числа виданого 90 років тому. Збірки «на Сарсель»...

Can Ukraine afford to give Zelenskiy another blank cheque?

Marco Levytsky, Western Bureau Chief. Since his inauguration two weeks ago, Ukraine’s new President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has wasted no time in setting out his agenda....

The View From Here: Election Hangover

Volodymyr Kish. As most of you will have learned by now, Volodymyr Zelenskyy is now not only President of Ukraine, but his party, “Sluha Narodu”,...

Mythology

Volodymyr Kish. Some decades ago, I remember reading a very powerful book titled “The Power of Myth”, by an American writer and self-professed mythologist by...

The View From Here: Tomos

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

The View From Here: Unrealized Potential

Volodymyr Kish. As Ukrainians everywhere celebrated the 28th anniversary of the latest iteration of Ukrainian Independence last week, there was no small measure of concern...

Steinmeier formula is capitulation

Marco Levytsky, Editorial Writer. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s decision to start negotiations for peace with the Russian Federation on the basis of what is known...

Trump’s Hubris Gives Russia a Free Hand

Marco Levytsky, NP-UN. The world was hit with a double whammy of revelations about the hydra of Russian interference in the United States democratic system...

Disappointed Again – Ukrainians After the Havana Statement of Francis and Kirill

Fr. Peter Galadza, PhD, Ottawa. The declaration signed in Havana by Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow on February 12 has disappointed the global...

Folk-tales about the War in Eastern Ukraine

Lubomyr Luciuk, Kingston, ON. Enemies call each other names. They also tell fibs about the foe. I was recently reminded of this as I moved along...
government

The View From Here:  Fourth Wave Paradox

Volodymyr Kish. Although it is difficult to get accurate estimates, there have been upwards of 40,000 Ukrainian immigrants that have come to Canada since the...

The View From Here: The Heart of Darkness

Volodymyr Kish. Donald Trump’s victory in the American elections last week has created seismic aftershocks in the psyches of not only Americans but most of...

Real War

The war in Eastern Ukraine has not gone well over the past week. It was not that long ago that the hopes of Ukrainians...

Україна як виклик для Західної цивілізації

Юрій Левикін для Нового Шляху, Київ. Минулого тижня стало відомо, що чотири українські університети і платформа інтернет-освіти Prometheus починають експеримент щодо змішаного навчання: студенти будуть...
освіти

Олександр Співаковський про дискусійні питання у освітній реформі: 12-річка, мова освіти, компетентнісний підхід і...

Новий Шлях. У середу, 21 червня, Комітет з питань науки й освіти Верховної Ради одноголосно схвалив текст нового Закону про освіту до другого читання. Новий...

The View From Here: Roots

Volodymyr Kish. The City of Oshawa where I live, is not that large as far as cities go, with a population of somewhere around 170,000....
wave

The View From Here: In the Garden

Volodymyr Kish. If you are a first or second generation descendant of Ukrainian immigrants, then I am pretty sure that your childhood memories will include...

The Unshakable Generation

I have been to three Panakhydas over the past few weeks, all of them for people I know from my parent’s generation, one whose...

The View From Here: A Pidkamin Perspective

Volodymyr Kish. My cousin Hryts in Pidkamin had been having a difficult couple of weeks when I called him the other day to catch up...

Assessing Zelenskyy’s first 100 days

Marco Levytsky, Editorial Writer. It has become customary to assess any new leader after the first 100 days of his or her term. Thus, it...

The View From Here: The UCC XXV Triennial Convention

Volodymyr Kish. I had the pleasure this past weekend of attending the 25th triennial convention of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress in Regina. Before continuing, I...
Diaspora

The View From Here: A Ukrainian Diaspora Ignored

Volodymyr Kish. I would hazard a guess that most Ukrainians, both in the homeland and in the diaspora, would acknowledge that the diaspora has played...

The View From Here: The Days of Our Lives

Volodymyr Kish. I would not be exaggerating in stating that I lead a busy life. Between my domestic responsibilities, my involvement in numerous Ukrainian organizations...

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Шевченка

Дитяча сторінка: вірші Тараса Шевченка для дітей

Вперше збірку творів Тараса Григоровича Шевченка, укладену цілковито для дітей, було видано в Україні у 1891 році, під назвою "Кобзар: книга для дітей". Це...

Front Line Art: an exhibition on Ukraine’s six years of conflict, 2013-2019

Myroslav Shkandrij for New pathway - Ukrainian News. At the Front Line: Ukrainian Art, 2013-2019 opened in the Ukrainian Cultural and Educational Centre (Oseredok) Gallery...

Образ матері у творах Шевченка Українські школярі аналізують творчість Шевченка

Софія Совчук для Нового Шляху/Українських Вістей, Швеція. Берегиня роду, хранителька сімейного вогнища та найзагадковіше Боже створіння – жінка-матір; вона завжди бентежила серця всіх митців світу....

Shumka faces sustainability crisis

Ukrainian performing arts groups falling through the cracks of current government support programs. Marco Levytsky, NP-UN Western Bureau Chief. Canada’s main semi-professional Ukrainian performing arts group,...

Canadian Heritage responds to last week’s editorial

Phase 2 will provide $137.5 million to arts and culture organizations. Marco Levytsky, Editorial Writer. It didn’t take long for the Department of Canadian Heritage to...