10 December 2019
New York in the Donbas
As Ukraine and Russia once again come to the negotiating table, a frontline town is trying to put itself back on the map. From openDemocracy.
By Daniela Prugger
8 November 2019
The Hidden History of a Jewish Family in Odessa

The Ephrussis’ Russian story was a classic tale of early modern capitalists – but well before their peers. From openDemocracy.

By Thomas de Waal
2 October 2019
Stuck in the Middle Premium
Looked at more broadly, Trump’s treatment of Ukraine shows the country’s lingering inability to escape the power games of Moscow and Washington.
By Peter Rutland and Dmytro Babachanakh
1 October 2019
Notes on a Scandal
In Ukraine, Donald Trump impeachment controversy is an unwanted distraction for Volodymyr Zelenskiy. From The Conversation.
By Liana Semchuk
8 August 2019
Millennials Take Charge in Ukraine Premium

Voters entrusted the job of saving a sick country to new leaders with zero political experience.

By Ky Krauthamer
19 July 2019
Zelenskiy on the Rampage Premium

To keep his reform movement going, Ukraine’s high-flying president needs to stamp his authority on parliament.

By Ky Krauthamer
22 May 2019
Once Upon a Time in Kyiv Premium

Ukraine struggles in a web of fairy tales spun by its eastern neighbor.

By Peter Gross
14 May 2019
Ukraine’s Tycoons Are Greedy for Green Premium

One of Europe’s poorest countries rewards renewable power producers with some of the highest subsidies in the world.

By Ky Krauthamer
9 May 2019
For Ukrainian Politicians, All Roads Lead to K Street Premium

Incoming President Zelenskiy’s pledge to make a total break with the past could be costly for Washington consultants.

By Ky Krauthamer
2 May 2019
Ukrainian Prosecutor Accuses His Boss of Quashing Big Graft Cases Premium
One high-profile suspect once employed Joe Biden’s son at a time when Washington consultants were chasing the big money on offer from Kyiv.



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