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
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
In the Donetsk People's Republic, It's Impossible to Tell What's Real
While I was there I got stuck in a school during what may well have been a phoney fire fight, set up by the DNR to make the Ukrainian Army look bad.
Western Sex Tourists Are Still Looking for Love in Ukraine
As war rages in the country's east, marriage agencies are still scamming foreign men in the west.