May 16, 2022

Ep. № 98: Living under Russian occupation: what is it like?

We traveled in the villages near Kyiv, which were occupied by the Russian forces in March. In this episode, we tell you what we have heard and seen.
May 13, 2022

Ep. № 97: Is this war about geopolitics? – With Danylo Lubkivsky

Can geopolitics explain Russia’s war against Ukraine? A new episode of our "Explaining Ukraine" podcast
May 11, 2022

Ep. № 96: Ukrainian culture and its deep links with Europe

Ukrainian culture is deeply rooted in the European cultural traditions. In this episode of our podcast, we are highlighting the most important of them
May 1, 2022

Ep. № 95: Bucha Stories: Horrors of the Russian Occupation

We visited Bucha a few days ago; will tell you stories of the Russian occupation in this Kyiv suburb which became a symbol of massacres committed by the Russian...
April 28, 2022

Ep. № 94: Is Russia preparing a new Holodomor in Ukraine?

Russian authorities ordered to “expropriate” harvests from Ukrainian farmers in Kherson region. This reminds of actions which caused Holodomor in the 1930s.
April 23, 2022

Ep. № 93: 2 months of war: key conclusions

Two months have passed since Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine. We’re drawing some key conclusions and giving more testimonies. Our "Explaining Ukraine" podcast
April 19, 2022

Ep. № 92: Is Russia Fascist or Stalinist?

How can we describe Putinism? Is it closer to far-right totalitarianisms like fascism/Nazism, or to far-left system like Stalinism? - Our "Explaining Ukraine" podcast
April 15, 2022

Ep. № 91: “Moscow” Has Sunk; Testimonials from the War

Russian warship “Moskva” has sunk; testimonials by people with first-hand experience of this war – in our new “Explaining Ukraine” podcast.
April 11, 2022

Ep. № 90: It’s Time to Stop Admiring the “Russian Soul”

It's time to stop admiring the "mysterious Russian soul", which erases the distinctions between good and evil. Our new "Explaining Ukraine" podcast
April 7, 2022

Ep. № 89: Ukraine’s victory in the battle of Kyiv

Ukraine defeated Russia in the battle of Kyiv, Russian troops retreated from the Northern Ukraine. Updates about the situation, testimonies from Mariupol.