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Ukraine's Uncertain Future

Barry D. Wood | Posted 12.25.2014 | Politics
Barry D. Wood

Elizabeth Pond, the respected American author who has reported on Eastern Europe for three decades, recently wrote a eulogy for Ukraine. The seizure of Crimea and the humiliating ceasefire imposed on President Petro Poroshenko, she wrote, meant that Ukraine was again "a borderland playground" for its mighty neighbor.

Why Jimmy Wales Allows "Vulva" on Wikipedia

Katie Engelhart | Posted 03.25.2012 | Technology
Katie Engelhart

Decisions made by Wikipedia editors are not law. But when it comes to determining what is 'normal' online -- and how much taboo we're willing to stomach on our Internet -- a Wikipedia referendum can count for just as much.

The Past That Awaits Us; What Will They Tell Their Children?

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Today's guest post is from Reinaldo Escobar's blog: Desde Aqui/From Here. Image source: marporcuba.org The Past That Awaits Us By Reinaldo Escobar ...