Timothy Snyder on events in Ukraine

This Tweet from Anne Applebaum

put me on to three articles by Timothy Snyder in New York Review of Books on Putin, Russia, and events in Ukraine.

http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2014/mar/20/fascism-russia-and-ukraine/

http://www.nybooks.com/blogs/nyrblog/2014/mar/01/ukraine-haze-propaganda/

http://www.nybooks.com/blogs/nyrblog/2014/mar/07/crimea-putin-vs-reality/

Snyder is one of the best, if not the best, writer on Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union. See his Bloodlands. I think that you can take his thoughts to the bank.

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About George Vascik, Historian

A 1988 graduate of the University of Michigan, I have taught history at Miami University since 1992. I maintain blogs on teaching Western Civilization and on Great War. My research focuses on anti-Semitism and rural politics in northwest Germany. I am completing a monograph for Bloomsbury Press, Anti-Semitism and Rural Politics. You can follow my project at http://peasantsandjews.org. Along with Mark Sadler, I have published a book of primary documents on the Stab-in-the-Back Myth (Dolchstoßlegende). http://www.dolchstosslegende.com. I also invite you to visit my profession web page at http://georgevascik.org.
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