Ukraine: Select Bibliography of 2014 (Western) Critiques on Holocaust-Related Aspects of the Maidan Revolution



[Compiled by Dovid Katz]



Fall 2014.  Jewish Review of Books: ‘What we talk about when we talk about Stepan Bandera: a rejoinder to Dovid Katz’ by Konstanty Gebert.

Fall 2014.  Jewish Review of Books: ‘Poland is not Ukraine: A response to Konstanty Gebert’s “The Ukrainian question”’ by Dovid Katz.

13 September 2014.  International Business Times: ‘Ukrainian soldiers filmed wearing Nazi helmets deny neo-Nazi links’ by Aaron Akinyemi.

10 September 2014.  Guardian: ‘Azov fighters are Ukraine’s greatest weapon and may be its greatest threat’ by Shaun Walker.

9 September 2014.  NBC News: ‘German TV shows Nazi symbols on helmets of Ukraine soldiers’ by Andy Eckhardt.

9 September 2014.  The Hill: ‘Video shows Ukrainian soldiers wearing Nazi symbols’ by Rebecca Shabad.

30 August 2014. Foreign Policy: ‘Preparing for war with Ukraine’s fascist defenders of freedom’ by Alec Luhn.

16 August 2014.  ConsortiumNews.com: ‘The hushed-up Hitler factor in Ukraine’ by Dovid Katz.

16 August 2014.  Antiwar.com: ‘Mass killing in East Ukraine and the failure of liberal intellectuals’ by Joshua Tartakovsky.

13 August 2014.  ConsortiumNews.com: ‘Ignoring Ukraine’s neo-Nazi storm troopers’ by Robert Parry.

11 August 2014.  The Telegraph. ‘Ukraine crisis: the neo-Nazi brigade fighting pro-Russian separatists’ by Tom Parfitt.

9 August 2014.  The New York Times: ‘Ukraine strategy bets on restraint by Russia’ by Andrew E. Kramer [see penultimate paragraph].

26 July 2014.  Jewish Currents: ‘The Neocons and Holocaust revisionism in Eastern Europe’ by Dovid Katz. Part II.

22 July 2014.  Jewish Currents: ‘The Neocons and Holocaust Revisionism in Eastern Europe’ by Dovid Katz. Part I.

15 July 2014.  The Nation: ‘Kiev’s atrocities and the silence of the hawks’ by Stephen F. Cohen.

Summer 2014.  Jewish Review of Books: ‘The Ukrainian question’ by Konstanty Gebert.

10 June 2014.  The Times of Israel: ‘Getting it wrong on Ukraine’ by Dovid Katz.

22 May 2014.  BBC Radio World Service: ‘Ukraine’s citizen soldiers’ by Tim Whewell.

19 May 2014.  History News Network (HNN): ‘Why the revival of nationalist myths in Ukraine should alarm us’ by Tarik Cyril Amar and Per Anders Rudling.

6 May 2014.  Defending History: ‘Reply to a Roger Cohen opinion piece on Ukraine and Lithuania’ by Dovid Katz.

2 May 2014.  Arutz Sheva: ‘Neo-Nazis honor Ukrainian SS on Holocaust Memorial Day’ by Tova Dvorin.

3 April 2014.  Global Research: ‘The media’s disinformation campaign on Ukraine: “There are no neo-Nazis in the interim government”’ by John Ryan.

31 March 2014.  JournalStar.com: ‘Local view: Is Ukraine democratic?’ by Paul A. Olson.

28 March 2014.  BBC News Europe: ‘Ukraine leader Turchynov warns of far-right threat’.

28 March 2014.  The Conversation: ‘Ukraine’s “forgotten history” sowed seeds of bitter division’ by Filip Slaveski.

25 March 2014.  Washington Post: ‘A ghost of World War II history haunts Ukraine’s standoff with Russia’ by Anthony Faiola.

24 March 2014.  Tablet: ‘Supporting Ukraine means opposing antisemitic nationalism now, not later’ by Tarik Cyril Amar, Omer Bartov and Per Anders Rudling.

19 March 2014.  International Business Times: ‘Ukraine: Svoboda party building close relations with Germany’s neo-Nazi NPD party’ by Jack Moore.

19 March 2014.  NBC News: ‘Far-right Ukrainian lawmaker assaults state TV boss’.

18 March 2014.  Foreign Policy: ‘Yes, there are bad guys in the Ukrainian government. It’s time for a frank conversation about some of the unsavory characters in Kiev’ by Andrew Foxall and Oren Kessler.

18 March 2014.  Reuters: Insight. In Ukraine, nationalists gain influence — and scrutiny’ by By Sabina Zawadzki, Mark Hosenball and Stephen Grey.

14 March 2014.  OpEdNews.com: ‘US fueled rise of Neo-Nazis in Ukraine, McCain stands with party leader on stage’ by Ralph Lopez.

13 March 2014.  Los Angeles Times: ‘Ukraine’s threat from within: Neofascists are as much a menace to Ukraine as Putin’s actions in Crimea’ by Robert English.

11 March 2014.  Huffington Post: ‘The neo-Nazi question in Ukraine’ by Michael Hughes.

11 March 2014.  CounterPunch.org: ‘Ukraine: The enemy of your enemy is not always your friend’ by Zoltan Grossman.

11 March 2014.  The Real News: ‘Svoboda and the history of Ukrainian nationalism (1/2)’ [interview with Per Anders Rudling].

10 March 2014.  Huffington Post: ‘Putin, Ukraine and antisemitism: it’s real’ by Richard Brodsky.

10 March 2014.  Counterpunch: ‘Ukraine: The sovereignty argument, and the real problem of fascism ["Going into the woods to fight Jewry and other filth..."]’ by Gary Leupp.

7 March 2014.  BBC News Europe: ‘Ukraine’s revolution and the far right’.

7 March 2014.  FAIR (Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting): ‘Denying the far-right role in the Ukrainian revolution’ by Jim Naureckas.

7 March 2014.  GlobalNews.ca: ‘Blind eye turned to influence of far-right in Ukrainian crisis: critics’ by Bruce Livesey.

6 March 2014.  The Nation: ‘The dark side of the Ukraine revolt’ by Conn Hallinan & Foreign Policy in Focus.

5 March 2014.  Channel 4 News: ‘How the far right took top posts in Ukraine’s power vacuum’.

5 March 2014.  History News Network: ‘Ukraine’s toxic history of fascism and ethnic cleansing’ by Robert Thurston.

4 March 2014.  International New York Times: ‘What Putin really wants’ by Ruslan Pukhov [see final paragraph].

3 March 2014.  Politico.com: ‘Blitzer, Amanpour spar on CNN’ by Hadas Gold.

3 March 2014.  Counterpunch: ‘The rise of the quasi-fascists. The dark side of the Ukraine revolt’ by Conn Hallinan.

1 March 2014.  The Daily Beast: ‘Can Ukraine control its far right ultranationalists?’.

28 February 2014.  BBC Newsnight: ‘Neo-Nazi threat in new Ukraine’ by Gabriel Gatehouse.

28 February 2014.  Haaretz: ‘Ukrainian nationalists strive to shake off allegations of antisemitism’ by Lolita Brayman.

25 February 2014.  Salon: ‘Is the US backing neo-Nazis in Ukraine?’ by Max Blumenthal.

25 February 2014.  Reuters: ‘Russia evokes World War Two in media blitz on Ukraine’ by Elizabeth Piper.

24 February 2014.  AlterNet: ‘Is the U.S. backing neo-Nazis in Ukraine?’ by Max Blumenthal.

23 February 2014.  Buenos Aires Herald: ‘Ukraine’s bloody turmoil’ by Joshua Keating.

23 February 2014.  European Jewish Press: ‘Ukrainian Jews fear that the anger will be directed at the Jews, as has happened in the past’ by Yossi Lempkowicz.

22 February 2014.  Arutz Sheva: ‘Report: As Ukrainian unrest unfolds, antisemitism rises’ by Tova Dvorin.

21 February 2014.  Arutz Sheva: ‘Tea with neo-Nazis: the violent natinalist in Ukraine’ by Inna Rogatchi.

20 February 2014.  OpenDemocracy.net: ‘Ukraine: the view from the west’ by David Marples.

19 February 2014.  International Business Times: ‘Euromaidan: The dark shadows of the far-right in Ukraine protests’ by Palash Ghosh.

13 February 2014.  Irish Times: ‘Ukraine’s revolutionaries reject “fascist” jibe as conflicting histories collide’ by Daniel McLaighlin.

30 January 2014.  The Nation: ‘Stephen F. Cohen: Right-wing extremists control the Kiev protests’.

3 January 2014.  Irish Times: ‘Ukraine right revives wartime symbols amid “revolution”‘  by Dan McLaighlin.

28 December 2013.  Kyiv Post: ‘Andreas Umland: How spread of Banderite slogans and symbols undermines Ukrainian nation-building by Andreas Umland.

16 December 2013.  4 News: ‘Protests continue in the Ukrainian capital after an endorsement from US Senator John McCain’.

12 December 2013.  Office of Congressman Hakeem S. Jeffries: Letter to the Ukrainian ambassador in the United States.

August 2013. UCSJ statement on the Ukrainian Svoboda party.


 

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