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Valery Bolotov, leader of the Luhansk People's Republic
Christopher Majka | The cast of crooks, thieves, nuts, and mercenaries running eastern Ukraine might be suitable material for a Marx Brothers farce; what they are manifestly not capable of is running a country.
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Roger Annis | Coincidentally, Democracy Now! and CBC broadcast two stories on Ukraine today. One was serious analysis, another was a platform for propaganda.
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Roger Annis | The federal minister of multiculturalism and Ontario premier joined in an event featuring fundraising for Ukraine 'Right Sector' fascists.
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Boris Kagarlitsky | Ukraine's war in the east of the country has reached a bloody standoff and is sparking a deeper radicalization of self-defense forces.
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Svetlana Tsiberganova | A young Ukrainian laments the troubling descent of left and liberal politics in Ukraine.
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Roger Annis | CBC and the rest of mainstream, western media is feeding disinformation rather than providing fact on the July 17 crash of MH17
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Daniel Grigor'ev | A Marxist social researcher and teacher in Moscow discusses the political crisis in Ukraine and the lessons of the 'Maidan' movement.
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Photo: flickr/Vladimir Yaitskiy
Flick Harrison | Russia's dominance as an energy exporter to Europe is an important component of the crisis in Ukraine. What if Canada helped Europeans gain a bit of energy independence? What then?
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Zhuge Li | The bombast blaming Russia or 'separatists' for the crash of Flight MH 17 has quieted, so has the investigation, and Ukraine's military is rumbling over the crash site.
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Roger Annis | Candians are receiving santized versions of the news from Ukraine.
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Roger Annis | Threats against Russia by NATO and the G7, including economic sanctions, show the broader canvass of the NATO-backed war in eastern Ukraine.
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Redeye Collective | Roger Annis has just returned from an anti-war conference in Yalta, Crimea. He outlines the political changes in Kiev that led to the war now raging in Eastern Ukraine.