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Dec 6, 2018

The Kerch Strait links the Sea of Azov with the Black Sea.  Its troubled waters flow past Crimea.  In 2014, Russia seized Crimea from Ukraine.  Then it sent soldiers into Eastern Ukraine.  Recent events in the Kerch Strait are turning an on-going international affront into a crisis.  As the US Navy prepares to sail into...

Nov 30, 2018

Ukrainians in Canada’s four Atlantic provinces, who want to maintain their roots and language are pretty much on their own.  Canada’s Ukrainian organizations largely ignore anyone living east of Quebec City because populations are tiny.  No Ukrainian community is tinier than PEI’s.

Nov 25, 2018

Winnipeg's North End is a large urban area to the north and northwest of downtown.  It's bordered by the Red River on the east and the Canadian Pacific Railway mainline to the south.  Film maker John Paskievich tells us about growing this storied neighbourhood and his work there...

Nov 20, 2018

On a recent trip to Thunder Bay, reporter Stefan Andrusiak recorded two stories.  One is about a tiny fly-in First Nations settlement.  The other is that of a First Nations parliamentarian, who also happens to have Ukrainian roots.

Nov 9, 2018

The tenants of the Christian Orthodox faith may be firmly rooted in centuries old scriptures and tradition.  But new-found liberation for the Orthodox Church in Ukraine is in the air.  This episode of Nasha Kasha tracks the history and explains why being self-headed is important for...