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ukrainian war

'People Live Here': How Ukrainians Are Trying to Survive the War

Albert Lores' photos capture the lives of people who have been forced to paint messages on their doors to avoid being bombed.
Albert Lores
6.4.19
tv

Craig Mazin's Years-Long Obsession with Making 'Chernobyl' Terrifyingly Accurate

"We had a general standing philosophy from the beginning, which was: Accuracy is everything to us."
Drew Schwartz
6.4.19
Munchies

Inside Ukraine's Wildly Popular, Deeply Troubling Nationalist Restaurant

At Kryjivka, guests can enjoy a bowl of blood-red borscht then practice their aim at targets of Stalin and Lenin at the on-site shooting range.
Matt Henderson Ellis
8.2.18
Views My Own

Why Is the West Ignoring the War in Ukraine?

The war is active and people are dying. Most people just don’t care about it for a cocktail of both bigoted and ignorant reasons.
Ben Makuch
6.13.18
Internet Insecurity

Someone Has Infected At Least 500,000 Routers All Over The World And No One Knows Why

But Ukraine’s government says it thinks that Russia will use "VPNFilter" to attack Saturday’s Champions League final.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
5.25.18
Photography

Why Do War Photographers Lose Interest When People Stop Dying?

We spoke to the founder of the Aftermath Project about a new photo book that explores post-conflict photography.
Bruno Bayley
2.27.18
Make this

This Saffron Rice Is Packed with Chicken and Wrapped in Buttery Flatbread

Shakh plov is the Azerbaijani rice dish that takes chicken and rice to fragrant new heights.
Munchies Staff
9.25.17
Photos

Decapitating Lenin Statues Is the Hottest New Trend in Ukraine

Surreal photos of monuments to the Communist leader in overgrown fields, supply closets, and hatchbacks.
Kim Kelly
5.24.17
Sports

Remembering Vladimir Rodionovich Klitschko, Father To Champions and Casualty Of Chernobyl

While the Klitschko brothers are household names, far fewer people know about the exploits of their father. Not only did he raise two legends of boxing, he also bore witness to one of the most famous disasters in human history.
Will Magee
4.28.17
Klitschko vs Joshua

What Does Klitschko’s First Professional Loss Say About His Fight With Joshua?

When Klitschko fought Ross Puritty in Kiev in the winter of 1998, he was a young heavyweight and bookies’ favourite coming up against an ageing pro. Remind you of anyone?
Will Magee
4.28.17
THE LOOKING GLASS ISSUE

Seventy-Two Hours at the Hasidic Burning Man

Redeem your soul, stock up on groceries, or simply dance, dance, dance to the ecstatic music proclaiming God's—and Rebbe Nachman's—eternal greatness.
Ross Ufberg
4.3.17
Art

These Gloomy Abstract Sculptures Are Begging for a Hug

Sergey Shaulis’s bronze cast sculptures make us want to curl up in the fetal position.
Nathaniel Ainley
12.11.16
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