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Kyiv Committee honors the Armed Forces and welcomes a Heavyweight Champion Mayor
12 months ago

Kyiv Committee honors the Armed Forces and welcomes a Heavyweight Champion Mayor

By  •  Chicago, En

The Kyiv Committee was chosen as an official participating charity of the Soldier Field 10 Mile Run held on Saturday, May 28. Sponsored by Fleet Feet Sports this year’s …
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Sports Legend Mike Ditka Attends Fundraiser for Ukrainian School in Chicago
1 year ago

Sports Legend Mike Ditka Attends Fundraiser for Ukrainian School in Chicago

By  •  Chicago, Ukraine, En

At a time when public and private schools are being closed in the city of Chicago due to rising costs and the lack of funding, the challenge of reversing this …
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Ukraine Participates in the 2016 Peace on Earth Film Festival
1 year ago

Ukraine Participates in the 2016 Peace on Earth Film Festival

By  •  Chicago, Ukraine, En

Although thematically distinct, the films present the viewer with a connective narrative thread of the personal stories of survivors. Ariadna Ochrymovych’s interviews of elderly survivors of the Holodomor presents eyewitness …
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Ukrainian Holodomor: Washington’s Newest Monument
2 years ago

Ukrainian Holodomor: Washington’s Newest Monument

By  •  Chicago, En

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It joins other monuments around the American capital dedicated to the memory of victims of communism, the Holocaust, World Wars, those honoring former U.S. Presidents, and even Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko. Only two monuments are opened every year by the U.S. National Park Service in Washington, and the location of this memorial, only a block from the central train station and three blocks from the Capitol building, will remind millions of visitors of the horrors experienced by the Ukrainian people. Read more