Feb 26, 2015
If you're wondering how big a rock band that is, watch the live stadium footage in the video for today's 12 O'Clock Track.
By Philip Montoro
12 O'Clock Track, Music, 12 O'Clock Track, Okean Elzy, Ukraine, Svyatoslav Vakarchuk, Ya Na Nebi Buv, Na Nebi, Riviera, Euromaidan, Video
Jul 9, 2014
The Goodman Theatre's 21st-century revival retrieves a postwar classic from the misty past.
By Albert Williams
Theater Review, Brigadoon, Goodman Theatre, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Oklahoma!, World War II, the Holocaust, Hiroshima, Nagasaki, Carousel, It's a Wonderful Life, Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe, Robert Burns, Tam o' Shanter, Brian Hill, Rachel Rockwell, Israel, Iraq, Syria, Ukraine, Nigeria, Africa, Roberta Duchak, Jennie Sophia, Kevin Earley, The Heather on the Hill, Almost Like Being in Love, There But for You Go I, From This Day On, Agnes de Mille, Gordon Peirce Schmidt, Rod Thomas, Jordan Brown, Maggie Portman, Mara Blumenfeld, Kevin Depinet, Shawn Sagady, Aaron Spivey, Recommended
Mar 11, 2014
Our world—falling apart
By Michael Miner
Media, News, Ukraine, The Crimea, Vladimir Putin, Barack Obama, the right side of history, The Economist, democracy, Scotland, Quebec, Belgium, Catalonia, Wall Street Journal, Paul Starobin, devolution, secession, George Kennan, Thomas Naylor, Vermont
Mar 4, 2014
Russia says it's reacting to fascistic ultranationalism in Ukraine; historian Timothy Snyder says no.
News & Features,
Deanna Isaacs on Culture,
Dec 10, 2013
A permanent collection at Chicago's Ukrainian National Museum sheds light on the ongoing conflict.
By Deanna Isaacs
Deanna Isaacs on Culture, Ukrainian National Museum, Holodomor famine, Ukraine, Kiev, Lviv, EU, European Union, Khrystyna Bondarieva, Juliia Bukhtoiarova, Viktor Yanukovych, Saints Volodymyr and Olha Ukrainian Catholic Church, USSR, Soviet Union, Russia, history, Holodomor, famines, genocide, John Birch Society, James Perloff, Ukrainian National Academy of Sciences, Timothy Snyder, Ukrainians, Ukrainian identity, Chicago American, Chicago Herald & Examiner, museums, New York Times, Walter Duranty, Vladimir Putin, Russian language, protests, demonstrations, Joseph Stalin
Dec 22, 2011
'My first show, I totally sucked the biggest I-don't-know-what and was terrified out of my mind'
Music Feature, People Issue 2011, Andrea Jablonski, doom metal, Ukraine, Poland, Rabid Rabbit, Lounge Ax, The Drapes, The Dishes, Camaro Rouge, Chances Dances, Ladyfest, Mike Tsoulos, Hideout
Apr 28, 2011
Local filmmakers Julian Hayda and Father Myron Panchuk document the squatters living within the "Zone of Alienation" around the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, and the failed reactor's crumbling container, in their documentary "Block Four: Chernobyl 2011," screening Thursday 4/28 at the Chicago Cultural Center.
By Ed M. Koziarski
Film, Free Shit, Environment, Eco, Swag, chernobyl, meltdown, nuclear, disaster, reactor, 25th anniversary, ukraine, europe, cancer, zone of alienation, 1986, myron panchuk, block four, julian hayda, commemoration, mayor daley, mark kirk, danny davis, chicago cultural center, Video