Babyn Yar: Fascism, Stalinism and Holocaust memory. 

Antisemitism and the struggle for historical recognition Christopher Ford   Nazi Germany and Romania invaded the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic (Ukrainian SSR) on 22 June 1941, by November virtually all of Ukraine was under German occupation.  The territory of Ukraine was partitioned into five administrative areas, the experience of Ukrainian would vary greatly between the … Continue reading Babyn Yar: Fascism, Stalinism and Holocaust memory. 

Nazi Desecration of Monument at Babyn Yar

This attack at the site of a terrible Nazi crime comes just days after prominent Ukrainian Jewish organizations warned of the need for vigilance, calm and unity in the face of a dishonest propaganda campaign around anti-Semitism in Ukraine and likely attempts at provocation Vandals have desecrated the Menorah which forms part of the Memorial … Continue reading Nazi Desecration of Monument at Babyn Yar