Date archive forFebruary, 2015
By Michael Collins On Saturday, February 28th, 2015

The Maidan – one year later

Celebrating “democracy” at Maidan protests ( Image) The Saker Vineyard of the Saker February 21, 2015 Reposted with permission Today is the first anniversary of the deal made between Yanukovich and More...

By Chris Ernesto On Friday, February 27th, 2015
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Fact Sheet: How can the U.S. be “pro-Israel” while it supports anti-Semites in Ukraine?

The United States has what is called a “special relationship” with Israel.  Just one problem with this: The U.S. is supporting neo-Nazis in Ukraine. AFP Photo / Yuriy Dyachyshyn How can the U.S. be More...

By Michael Collins On Monday, February 23rd, 2015

The Intercept Takes a Dive

On October 31, 2014, I raised a simple question:  Does Glenn Greenwald Believe in Santa Claus?  The question arose out of Greenwald’s dual role a editor of The Intercept and recipient of major funding for More...

By gheliason On Sunday, February 15th, 2015

When Ukrainian Nationalist Hands Rock American Cradles

Are Ukrainian-American children brought up to be Bandera followers? If the children of all the Eastern European and Baltic emigre populations bring their children up in American this way, will it have an effect More...

By Michael Collins On Saturday, February 14th, 2015
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Merkel, Piggies and the 2nd Minsk Peace Accord

Angela Merkel – Bearer of peace of angel of death for Ukraine Ronald Thomas West Reprinted from his blog  with the authors permission (February 12) Noting the Germans claim they have no obligation whatsoever More...

By Michael Collins On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Why Ukraine Matters to Americans

On one level, Ukraine shouldn’t matter at all. The Obama administration and Congress have absolutely no business at all interfering in the internal politics and government of Ukraine. They have no business providing More...

By Michael Collins On Monday, February 2nd, 2015

9000 Ukrainian Soldiers Trapped – The Debaltseve Encirclement Complete

From Colonel Cassad in English From George Eliason First Published in OpEdNews The Debaltseve encirclement of the Ukrainian army was completed in the early hours on January 30th. Inside are close to 9000 Ukrainian More...