Tag: Ukraine

Ukrainian War Song: Lviv activists coming up with unique musical project – Video!

Songs written by soldiers fighting on the frontline in eastern Ukraine SEP 7, 2016 – From Ukraine Today: “The social art project War Songs (in Ukrainian #ПісніВійни) is a large-scale public initiative, which aims to find and professionally record songs created by Ukrainian soldiers who have fought and are still fighting on the frontline in the Donbas […]

Medium.com: The Putin-Swift Doctrine

  Blogger Chase Johnson Compares Taylor Swift’s “Blank Space” to Putin SEP 5, 2015 – Chase Johnson, an “Ex-Pat Living in Tbilisi, Georgia” that researches and writes about international and affairs and political economies, has an interesting piece up on Medium.com about the doctrines of Vladimir Putin and Taylor Swift and uses Swift’s song “Blank […]

Airlines Lufthansa and KLM Remove Music of Pro-Russian Pianist Valentina Lisitsa From Their Inflight Entertainment

Pro-Kiev activists pressure airlines to remove pro-Putin pianist’s music SEP 2, 2015 – Kiev-born Russian pianist Valentina Lisitsa has been removed from the inflight entertainment of both Lufthansa and KLM airlines by pressure from pro-Kiev activists for her pro-Russian and Pro-Putin stances and statements. Valentina has shown strong support for the invasion and annexation of Crimea, […]

Ukrainian Art Exhibition Displays “Dedication to Maidan”

ART EXHIBITION IN KIEV DISPLAYS REVOLUTION AND PASSION OCT 7, 2014 – An art exhibit displaying “The fire of love. Dedication to Maidan.” is on display in Kiev, showcasing some the best Ukrainian artists and showing in art and expression their undying support for the freedom movement in Ukraine. Check out the prints on Photo.unian.net here: http://photo.unian.net/eng/themes/46278/  (Photo credits: […]

Lemon Bucket Orkestra Members Tour Europe For Peace in Ukraine

May 5, 2014 – Some members of the Canadian band Lemon Bucket Orkestra have teamed up with local musicians from Kiev and are touring Europe and singing about peace and justice, hoping to calm things down and avoid war. They are calling it the Lemonchiki Project, paying homage to the lemons activists had to put in their mouths to deal with the Berkut tear-gassing them as they tried to take control of their country away from the Putin puppets who were destroying their country. Read their story and find out more of this exciting project at the Lemonchiki Project website.