Event Recap by Eurasia CenterNov 16, 2021
What happened to the Kyiv Post?
Event Recap by Eurasia Center
On November 8, a single article appeared on the Kyiv Post's website. It's message: The newspaper would shut down for a "for a short time." But there might be more to the story. Melinda Haring dives in with former writers and editors with the Kyiv Post.
UkraineAlert by Kira RudikNov 15, 2021
Ukraine’s Anti-Oligarch Law: President Zelenskyy’s populist power grab?
UkraineAlert by Kira Rudik
Ukraine's anti-oligarch law is being trumpeted by President Zelenskyy's supporters as a move to reduce the influence of Ukraine’s oligarch elite. However, it looks more like a populist ploy to strengthen presidential powers, writes Holos leader Kira Rudik.
UkraineAlert by Andriy YermakNov 8, 2021
De-oligarchization of Ukraine is President Zelenskyy’s top priority
UkraineAlert by Andriy Yermak
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy's anti-oligarch agenda holds the key to Ukraine's reform ambitions and is vital for the country's future national security, argues presidential chief of staff Andriy Yermak.
UkraineAlert by David ClarkNov 6, 2021
Ukraine’s anti-oligarch law could make President Zelenskyy too powerful
UkraineAlert by David Clark
President Zelenskyy has trumpeted the country's new anti-oligarch law as a meaningful step towards curbing the power of Ukraine's oligarch class, but critics fear it may actually make Zelenskyy himself too powerful.
UkraineAlert by Peter DickinsonNov 2, 2021
Putin’s Ukraine War: Russian MP recalls efforts to push civil war myth
UkraineAlert by Peter Dickinson
Russian MP Alexander Borodai's frank recent comments about Russia's responsibility for the war in Ukraine underline the current sense of impunity in Moscow and expose the absurdity of Russia's ongoing denials.
UkraineAlert by Iuliia MendelOct 19, 2021
Russia is the world’s leading exporter of instability
UkraineAlert by Iuliia Mendel
Vladimir Putin's Russia has emerged over the past two decades as the world's leading exporter of instability via tools ranging from digital disinformation and weaponized corruption to cyber attacks and military mercenaries.
In the News by Atlantic CouncilOct 13, 2021
Charai in The Hill: A defense for Facebook and global free speech
In the News by Atlantic Council
Read Charai’s latest in The Hill on the debate between Facebook and other social media networks filling a crucial role as platforms of free speech and the unintended consequences of the social media giant’s outsized role in the public square.
UkraineAlert by Peter DickinsonOct 12, 2021
Medvedev echoes Putin’s dangerous Ukraine obsession
UkraineAlert by Peter Dickinson
Former Russian president and prime minister Dmitry Medvedev has penned a vitriolic essay attacking the current Ukrainian leadership that underlines the scale of Moscow's dangerous obsession with the loss of Ukraine.
BelarusAlert by Vitaliy SychSep 30, 2021
Want to assess Ukraine’s progress? Look at Belarus
BelarusAlert by Vitaliy Sych
Perhaps the best way to gauge Ukraine's post-Soviet progress is to compare the country's media freedoms and fledgling democracy with the authoritarian environment in neighboring Belarus and Russia.