Monthly Archives: July 2011

Ukrainian 3-B Politics: Blackmail, Bullying, and Bluff

Mykola Riabchuk For at least a decade, I have been hearing from my Polish friends – journalists, scholars, and politicians – a recurrent phrase: “You know, we cannot care more for Ukraine than Ukrainians themselves.” Yet, they still try. When

Ukrainian 3-B Politics: Blackmail, Bullying, and Bluff

Mykola Riabchuk For at least a decade, I have been hearing from my Polish friends – journalists, scholars, and politicians – a recurrent phrase: “You know, we cannot care more for Ukraine than Ukrainians themselves.” Yet, they still try. When