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Autocephaly – The Politics of Religion

Sometime in the next month or two, Ecumenical Patriarch and Archbishop of Constantinople Bartholomew will issue a “Tomos”, a special religious decree granting autocephaly...

The View From Here: Care For a Drink?

Volodymyr Kish. Ukrainians, whether in the original homeland or in the diaspora, like to drink. They have been doing this for thousands of years. Wine...
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Being Ukrainian Has Become Complicated

I have been involved in the Ukrainian community for most of my adult life, and for the most part, it has been both a...

“Selo” Bloor West

For three days this coming weekend, a six block one kilometer stretch of Bloor Street West in Toronto will turn into a Ukrainian village...

The View From Here: Historical Traumas

Volodymyr Kish. I got involved last week in a Facebook dialogue that resurrected the centuries-old troubled relationship between Poles and Ukrainians. Despite being closely related...

The View From Here: Kapusta Anniversaries

Volodymyr Kish. I recently celebrated my 43rd wedding anniversary with a truly remarkable lady who has endured that many years of putting up with my...

The View From Here: Truth and Reason Under Siege

Volodymyr Kish. In 1794, Thomas Paine, an English philosopher, published his seminal work titled “The Age of Reason”, wherein he argued that mankind should be...

The View From Here: This and That

Volodymyr Kish. I have had a month-long vacation from writing this weekly column, as the newspaper I write for took its annual summer hiatus. I...

The View From Here: Birth, Marriage and Death in a Ukrainian Village

Volodymyr Kish. I have been doing some detailed genealogical research lately into Devyatyr, the village in Western Ukraine where my mother was born and raised....

The View From Here: Internet Connections

Volodymyr Kish. Over the past few years I have noticed a significant increase in the number of my relatives in Ukraine getting plugged into the...

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Holding Ukrainian Government’s Feet To The Fire

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UCU Helps Ukraine Fund Holds Unbroken Blossom 3 Event to Help Wounded Ukrainian Veterans

Yuri Bilinsky, New Pathway - Ukrainian News. UCU Helps Ukraine Fund was initiated in 2015 after it became evident that the Russian aggression is bringing...

Repercussions of the Holodomor Reverberate Today

Marco Levytsky, NP-UN Western Bureau. Saturday, November 25, people around the world commemorated the horrendous act of genocide which has come down in history to be...
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This Is Not Your Baba’s Ukraine

I wear many different hats in the Ukrainian community here in Canada, one of them as а member of the Board of the Canada...

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Новий Шлях. На останньому Українському фестивалі в Торонто найбільше шуму (в прямому і непрямому сенсі) наробив гурт "Лісапетний батальйон". У суботу, 17 вересня, гурт виступав...