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The View From Here: Fading away

Volodymyr Kish. In 1951, U. S. General Douglas MacArthur, in his farewell address to Congress, uttered those famous words “Old soldiers never die, they simply...

The View From Here: Pressing Matters

Volodymyr Kish. Amongst other Ukrainian community entanglements, I am a member of an organization known as the Ukrainian Journalists of North America. It is a...

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,...
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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...

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 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...

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...

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UNF Toronto Camp Sokil Golf Tournament

Dianna Fedun, UWO-Toronto. In the late 1950’s a group of Ukrainian National Federation Toronto members and some friends would meet up at Shanty Bay Golf Course...

St. John’s Institute Turns 100

Meletiy Zyla, special to NP-UN. St. John’s Institute, a mainstay in Edmonton’s vast cultural landscape, and a quintessential part of the Ukrainian community in the...

From the Maidan to Marriage

Stephanie Turenko, Toronto. On Sunday May 17, a spectacular event took place at Dufferin Grove Park: the marriage of Mark Marczyk and Marichka Kudriatseva. Toronto-born...