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Ukraine War Day #378: The Western War Against Russian Art

Dear Readers: Yesterday we talked about a genuine Ukrainian artist, Lesya Ukrainka. A person whom the Ukrainian people can rightfully claim as their own cultural heritage. But today, sadly, we must speak about cultural appropriation and outright thievery! I have … Continue reading

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Ukraine War Day #353: Chirac Giveth and Macron Taketh Away?

Dear Readers: Today I review this interesting op-ed by Russian political and cultural analyst Petr Akopov. The story is set against the background of French President Macron’s recent bestowing upon Ukrainian President Zelensky of the Legion of Honor medal. And … Continue reading

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