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Weston Collegiate students learn about Holodomor genocide


Weston Collegiate students learn about Holodomor genocide

News Nov 29, 2018 by Lisa Rainford They watched in rapt silence; images of starving men, women, and children; many of whom were buried alive. As part of an elective course, genocide and crimes against humanity, students at Weston Collegiate Institute acknowledged Holodomor Memorial Day, Friday, Nov. 23, a day to commemorate the forced …

Stalin’s Four-Pronged Offensive Against Ukraine Explained


Demographers now calculate that more than four million Ukrainians starved in just six months, one of the greatest genocides to befoul 20th-century European history, yet for decades, what happened was almost forgotten. On September 20, 1953, Dr. Raphael Lemkin, a legal scholar, spoke in New York City about Stalin’s four-pronged offensive against Ukraine. That country’s …

“Hunger for Truth: The Rhea Clyman Story” A Discussion with Andrew Tkach and Anne Applebaum


Panel discussion with Andrew Tkach, the film director, and Anne Applebaum, historian and columnist, author of “Red Famine: Stalin’s War on Ukraine”. The discussion was moderated by Marina Pesenti, Director of Ukrainian Institute London. 12 June 2018. On June 5, 2018, the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto was the site of the Canadian film premiere …

‘Hunger for Truth: The Rhea Clyman Story’ Tells How Brave Canadian Journalist Wrote About Holodomor



Rhea Clyman, a Canadian journalist born in Poland, is finally getting more international recognition as the first and one of the few journalists who exposed the Holodomor, Joseph Stalin’s genocidal starvation of 4 million Ukrainians from 1932-1933.

Russia’s Digital Warfare Has Put Western Democracies in The Crosshairs



Opinion: Russia is sowing discord, amid allegations of ties to assassinations and investments into social-media companies. The time for complacency is over

The Canadian Who Documented Soviet Horrors


C J News

In 1928, 24-year-old Torontonian Rhea Clyman, the one-legged daughter of Polish-Jewish immigrants, arrived in Moscow with no job, no residence and no command of the local language.

Hunger for Truth: The Rhea Clyman Story


New Pathway

We live in a time where the most powerful tools in the field of journalism lie in everyone’s pockets. A voice recorder, camera, and notepad all in one— we could certainly ask for no better.

Grant Approval Press Release


Ukrainian Canadian Community Welcomes Federal $1.45M Funding For Holodomor Awareness Project Toronto – The Ukrainian Canadian community welcomes the announcement by the Honourable Melanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, of a three-year grant valued at $1.45 million to support the Holodomor National Awareness Tour and the Holodomor Mobile Classrooms (“the HMC). The funding announcement was …

Holodomor Awareness Through Film, A Traveling Bus, And A Newly Uncovered Canadian Journalist


Hromadske Radio

Dear listeners, here is this week’s Hromadske Radio Ukraine Calling. Film maker Andrew Tkach and lawyer Bohdan Onyshchuk talk to Bohdan Nahaylo about the Holodomor and more.

Travelling exhibit comes to Sarnia to shine light on ‘hidden’ Ukrainian genocide


Sarnia This Week

By Carl Hnatyshyn, Postmedia Network Wednesday, July 12, 2017 11:36:40 EDT AM It was one of the twentieth century’s most catastrophic, most destructive and least known genocides.

MP Julie Dzerowicz speaks on the Anniversary of Holodomor


MP Julie Dzerowicz speaks int he House commemorating the 83rd Anniversary of Holodomor

Tour sheds light on dark time in history


A bus was parked behind St. Mary’s Ukrainian Church on Saturday, emblazoned with the black-and-white image of a waifish, hungry child, suffering and starving even while standing in a vast field of grain.

Mobile class reviving forgotten history around the country


The 40-foot customized recreational vehicle is where students can learn through different digital media. On Oct. 18, Sisler High School students had the opportunity to learn about the Ukrainian genocide in an hour-long, facilitator-led educational experience featuring audio-visual presentations on a 28-foot screen inside the vehicle.

Holodomor Classroom


Visit the Holodomor Mobile Classroom this weekend, located just outside the Museum’s doors. The Holodomor National Awareness Tour is a project of the Canada-Ukraine Foundation, supported by the Government of Canada and the Governments of Ontario and Manitoba, to raise awareness about the Holodomor and help build a strong, democratic, diverse and inclusive society in …

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