Ukraine A-Z

A. Allo (алло). ‘ring…ring…алло! …MAma, privet!’ B. Beetroot and Borsch (Ukraine’s famous, tasty and much-loved contribution to global cuisine) C. Corruption (the thorn in Ukraine’s side) and Crimea (the diamond in Ukraine’s crown) D. Dnipro (the mighty river that brings life to Ukraine) and Devushki (the girls. There are lots of them and they are…

NFL Europa and Babushkas

A tribute to Ukraine’s most belligerent yet beautiful phenomena – the Babushki. The real power driving Ukraine. By Brent Jordan Yocum It is a pity that NFL Europa had to close up shop and high-step back to the United States. Although, it is understandable why they blew the whistle on the whole operation. It makes perfect sense:…