Resources Collected and Curated by the Contemporary Ukraine Research Forum
The Contemporary Ukraine Research Forum encourages its followers to visit other informed websites with a focus on current events in Ukraine. Sources are arranged by place of origin. For each source, you will find a link to its homepage, and a link to a page listing noteworthy articles.
To submit a resource, please contact our Project Coordinator, Oleksandr Pankieiev.
The CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) is Canada’s national public news service, with radio, television and web journalism divisions.
Current Politics in Ukraine
Current Politics in Ukraine is a blog dedicated to analyzing current events in Ukraine maintained by the Stasiuk Program for the Study of Contemporary Ukraine. It has been active since 2007 and is affiliated with the Canadian Institute for Ukrainian Studies.
The Globe and Mail
The Globe and Mail is a national Canadian daily newspaper based out of Toronto, Ontario.
La Stampa is a national Italian daily newspaper based in Turin.
Al Jazeera is a Qatari broadcaster based in Dohar with divisions in multiple languages and an affiliated web service.
Афиша (Afisha) is a Russian magazine based in Moscow with a focus on culture and journalism. It publishes both a print and web edition.
Colta.ru is a Russian magazine based in Moscow with a focus on culture and journalism. It publishes both a print and web edition.
Радио ЭХО Москвы (Echo of Moscow)
Радио ЭХО Москвы (Echo of Moscow) is a news radio station with a focus on social and political issues based in Moscow. Its website features articles by the Echo of Moscow Club, “an honorary group of political analysts, academic researchers, columnists and public figures” (Wikipedia).
Телеканал новин «24» (24 TV)
Телеканал новин «24» (24 TV) is a Ukrainian news television channel integrating web and mobile broadcasting. It strives to be an accurate, impartial and reliable source of news for Ukrainians.
КРИТИКА (Critique) is a Ukrainian news magazine with both a print and web edition.
День (The Day)
День (The Day) is a newspaper based in Kyiv. Its website publishes in Ukrainian, Russian and English.
Еспресо tv (Espresso TV)
Еспресо tv (Espresso TV) is a Ukrainian internet television station. It launched in November 2013.
Euromaidan PR is a blog maintained by the Official Public Relations Secretariat for the Headquarters of the National Resistance in Kyiv, Ukraine. The site publishes in English, German, French and Polish, with a focus on news, infographics and opinion pieces.
Europe.NEWSru.ua is a Ukrainian news website affiliated with Deutsche Welle, a German media company.
Високий Замок (High Castle)
Високий Замок (High Castle) is a newspaper with a web edition based in Lviv.
Громадського радіо (Hromadske Radio; Public Radio)
Громадського радіо (Hromadske Radio; Public Radio) is an independent, web-based radio station. It releases programs as podcasts with a focus on professional Ukrainian-language journalism. It has also released select items in English, French, Polish and Russian.
Громадського ТБ (Hromadske TV; Public TV)
Громадського ТБ (Hromadske TV; Public TV) is an independent, web-based television station based in Kyiv. It launched on November 22, 2013, coinciding with the Euromaidan protests.
The Kyiv Post is Ukraine’s most prominent English-language newspaper, and is staffed by a team of Ukrainian and Western journalists.
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ЛітАкцент (LitAkcent) is a joint project of the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (NaUKMA) and the publication “Tempora” focused on contemporary literature.
ZN,UA (The Mirror of the Week, Ukraine)
ZN,UA (The Mirror of the Week, Ukraine) is a newspaper and news website based in Kiev.
Дзеркало тижня (Mirror Weekly)
Дзеркало тижня (Mirror Weekly) is an influential and well-respected Ukrainian newspaper based in Kyiv. It is known for its analytical content. The newspaper maintains both a web and print edition, and publishes simultaneously in Ukrainian and Russian.
Полiт.ua (Polit) is a web project dedicated to exploring topical subjects and events from an informational, analytical and multicultural perspective with contributions from scientists, experts and artists. It publishes in Russian with contributions from Ukraine, Russia and other nations.
Радіо «24» (Radio 24)
Радіо «24» (Radio 24) is a radio station based in Kyiv broadcasting news and music, including web-based news articles.
Радіо Свобода (Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty)
Радіо Свобода (Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty) is a US-funded broadcaster providing news, information and analysis independent of local authorities. Радіо Свобода is the Ukrainian branch of the broadcaster.
StopFake is a fact-checking website dedicated to debunking and opposing misinformation about Ukrainian current events, and particularly about the Crimean crisis. The website is available in Ukrainian, Russian and English and launched March 2014.
ТВі (TVi) is an independent Ukrainian television channel and news website.
TCH.ua is a web-based Ukrainian news source.
ТЕКСТИ.org.ua (Texty) is a Ukrainian news website providing articles, infographics and data-driven journalism, including ‘folk journalism’.
Історична правда (Ukrainian Truth)
Історична правда (Ukrainian Truth) is a web-based newspaper published in Ukrainian with an emphasis on politics. Select content is translated to Russian and English.
Український Тиждень (The Ukrainian Week)
Український Тиждень (The Ukrainian Week) is a Ukrainian bi-weekly news magazine focusing on politics, economics and the arts. It publishes both a print and web edition.
Ваші новини (Vashi News)
Ваші новини (Vashi News) is a news website based in Lviv.
Хвиля (Wave) is a Ukrainian news website offering analysis, infographics and interviews.
Zaxid is an analytical web-based news service with a focus on the issues unique to the city of Lviv, and to Ukraine as a whole.
BBC News is the news and current affairs division of the BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation). It has television, radio and web divisions, and is based in London.
The Observer is a British Sunday newspaper based in London and known for its social liberal/social democratic perspective. It is a sister publication to The Guardian, a national daily newspaper.
openDemocracy is a website on international politics and culture. Though it is headquartered in London, England, openDemocracy publishes articles from an international base of contributors. It publishes under a Creative Commons license.
United States of America
CNN (Cable News Network) is a national American television network and web news provider.
Foreign Affairs is a print magazine and website with a focus on American foreign policy and topics of international interest.
Foreign Policy is an American news magazine based in Washington, DC. It publishes bimonthly and focuses on global politics.
The New Republic is an American magazine published both as a print magazine and online. It has a focus on politics and the arts, and is known for its liberal stance.
The New York Times
The New York Times is an American daily newspaper with a prominent web edition based in New York City.
The New Yorker
The New Yorker is a nationally-distributed American magazine with a reputation for high quality literary fiction and journalism.
Public Radio International
Public Radio International is a radio broadcaster based in Minneapolis, MN. It features and produces international audio content of interest to Americans, with the aim of “increas[ing] people’s understanding of the complexity and interdependency of world events and issues (“About PRI“).
The Washington Times
The Washington Times is a daily newspaper based in Washington, DC. It is known for its conservative stance.
World Affairs is an international affairs journal focused on American foreign policy published by the American Peace Society. Its print edition publishes bimonthly, with additional content on its website.
WBEZ’s Worldview is a news radio show produced by public radio broadcaster WBEZ, based in Chicago, Illinois.
In addition to resources from traditional news media sources and dedicated blogs, the Contemporary Ukraine Research Forum is also interested in original writing and multimedia. We have curated lists of multimedia and articles on the Euromaidan and related events.
Audio and Podcasts
A curated list of original, independent audio works and podcasts collected by the Contemporary Ukraine Research Forum.
Photography and Photo-essays
A curated list of notable photographic works related to the Euromaidan collected by the Contemporary Ukraine Research Forum.
A curated list of social media posts related to the Maidan discourse and collected by the Contemporary Ukraine Research Forum. The content captured under social media may range from direct Facebook posts to Storified Twitter conversations.
A curated list of videos related to the Maidan discourse collected by the Contemporary Ukraine Research Forum. These videos may take a variety of forms, such as short news clips, interviews, personal statements, or speeches and lectures.
A curated list of articles, blog posts, social media content and other writing collected by the Contemporary Ukraine Research Forum. These works come from a variety of sources beyond the news media.