Detainment widely viewed as a proxy conflict between Ukrainian oligarchs Ihor Kolomoisky and President Poroshenko
The Ukrainian monument overlooks the ravine where nearly 34,000 Jews were killed in 1941
Ukrainian Jewish leader: ‘In this region there does not exist even the slightest manifestation of xenophobia or ethnic intolerance’
A Jewish refugee from Uzbekistan had an American Dream
Video: This Ukrainian sour sorrel soup is a refreshing way to welcome summer
George Orwell would wince at the Russian leader’s gross distortions of history
Taking sides at home in the ongoing fight for sovereignty in Ukraine
Igor Kolomoisky gets longstanding U.S. visa ban overturned
Igor Kolomoisky resigns governorship following weeklong confrontation
Voices from Europe: Questions of identity, visibility follow a move to Basel
A new memoir by the grandson of a Russian bibliophile is also a great intellectual history of the 20th century
As the Russian leader tightens his grip on the region, who will be the last to flee the fighting?
My father used to bristle at a family legend about putting one’s life in God’s hands. Now he has come around—and so have I.
Aliyah rates from Western Europe alone increased 88 percent
Eastern Bloc liberalism changed the Former Soviet Union and now Ukraine. Will the Velvet Revolution end there?
Victor Pinchuk was awarded the Sheptytsky Medal at the Kiev Hilton, uniting Bernard-Henri Lévy, rabbis, presidents, glitterati
A Q&A with the Right Sector Parliamentarian Borislav Bereza
She was an enforcer of liberal morality in the face of cultish leader worship in the former Soviet Union. Who can take up her mantle?
Security concerns won’t derail annual Breslover pilgrimage to Uman
More than 150 Jews housed in temporary shelters while waiting to emigrate
Tisha B’Av was the first Jewish holiday I learned about growing up in Soviet Ukraine, and I’ve come to observe it in unexpected ways
When people ask questions about my Soviet past, the answers aren’t easy. I’d rather be defined by my future.
Local anti-Semitic watchdog group says the area has been raided before
From Paris to Benghazi to Dhaka to Kiev, France’s most prominent, and tireless, public philosopher is also its de facto statesman
Letters from the besieged city in Ukraine, from which Jews are making plans to flee civil unrest and political turmoil
Raphael Glucksmann should be with his family in Paris, but he’s too busy defending the nascent liberal democracy in Ukraine
Olga Bogomolets pushes for economic growth and a turn toward the E.U.
Compares Russian leader’s annexation of Crimea to Nazi invasion of Poland
Visiting Odessa, the city where I grew up, I learned how Isaac Babel turned my great-great-grandmother into an iconic character
The klezmer punk rockers cover lots of ground on their rollicking new album, ‘Tanz.’ They want you to get crazy to all of it.