May 20, 2014

Gettysburg on the Maidan

Roger Cohen, New York Times

The Associated Press

Ukraine is today the pivot of a struggle between individual freedom and imprisoning empire. There is no halfway house in this confrontation and no escaping the imperative of moral clarity in picking sides. Vladimir V. Putin’s unleashed nationalism and Crimean land grab represent a return to Europe’s darkest days. Americans and Europeans need to stand together to resist this threat.

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TAGGED: Russia, Ukraine, Maidan

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