These far-right fanatics are a little too on-the-nose with their admiration of extinct states. Are they genuine, or wreckers on Moscow's payroll?
While I was exploring the vast complex of right wing political groups in Ukraine I came upon a bizarre, seemingly impossible group.
The activists of Perestroika claimed to be champions of liberal values, but their work brought forward a new generation of Nationalists.
leftists across the Western world are racing to aid Ukrainians in a war zone. Before committing cash and resources it is good to know who will receive that aid.
The infamy of Neo-Nazis obscures the role played by other radical Nationalists in Post-Maidan Ukraine. Their histories show us the big picture, the long-term goals and trajectory of the Nationalist project.
Ultranationalists in Ukraine have appropriated Nazi symbolism while denying that they are National Socialists. Are they right-wing provocateurs trolling their opponents? Or is this something deeper than fascist aesthetics?
When the war ends in Ukraine and the soldiers' services are no longer needed, will the Nazi groups shrink back to obscurity?
Since the Euromaidan movement started in 2013 there have been accusations of racist violence and Neo-Nazi rallies in Ukraine. Is there substance to these claims?