The Monkey Cage: Historical Background

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 12/19/2013

Why are people protesting in Ukraine? Providing historical context

The divisions revealed by current protests in Ukraine have long historical roots, and are not simply a matter of a pro-European civil society trying to drag a pro-Russian leader to the West.

By Leonid Peisakhin  |  02:00 PM ET, 12/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Historical Background, Protest