BY Joe Iosbaker | Moscow, Russia | 2/24/15
Vanya is a determined boy of nine. He has a competitive streak, especially for races and bike riding. Because of the war being waged on the people in the Eastern Ukraine region called Donbass, he’s become a celebrity. That’s because he survived shells fired by the Ukrainian army that hit his home, although he lost his legs, one of his arms, and his eyesight. His five-year-old brother, Artem, didn’t survive the blast.
BY Joe Iosbaker | Moscow | 2/21/15
On an unseasonably warm weekend, 100,000 Russians marched Feb. 21 on the anniversary of the coup in Kiev last year.
BY staff | Saint Paul, MN | 2/19/15
15 people braved the cold and wind to say no Cold War with Russia and no U.S. weapons to the Ukraine, Feb 18.
BY staff | Donbass, Ukraine | 12/31/14
Fight Back! interviewed one of the founders of International Students Aid to Donbass (ISAD), who wished to remain anonymous.
BY Joe Iosbaker | Moscow, Russia | 12/14/14
A group of anti-war activists from the U.S. is in Russia at an international conference entitled “The Right of Nations to Self-Determination and the Struggle for a Multi-Polar World.” At the conference was a young man who goes by the name Maxsim, who is part of the people’s defense forces in Lugansk, Ukraine. Maxsim sat down with U.S. activists for an interview about the anti-fascist resistance to the coup government in Kiev.
BY David Hungerford | Newark, NJ | 7/25/14
The destruction of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 has generated a huge furor from the U.S. government and the corporate media. It is a convict-by-stampede campaign to blame Russia and the anti-fascist People’s Republics of the Donbas for the disaster.
BY David Hungerford | Ukraine | 6/06/14
The Ukraine crisis is an attack by U.S. imperialism, along with local fascists, on the people of Ukraine. The European Union has been ally of the U.S. attack.
BY J. Arnoldski | Ukraine | 5/30/14
Over the past two weeks, the U.S. and NATO-backed junta in Kiev has persistently pushed Ukraine further down the path of civil war. Regime-orchestrated violence against the anti-fascist resistance is escalating, with a crackdown on both independent militias and civilians in the east.
BY United Electrical Workers | Ukraine | 5/27/14
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following May 27 statement from the United Electrical Workers (UE) on developments in the Ukraine and U.S. intervention.
BY Jafe Arnoldski | Tucson, AZ | 5/27/14
Tucson activists organized a presentation and discussion on the crisis in Ukraine, May 23.