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‘Maidan’ and new media: the Kyiv Revolt seen from Ukraine and London (guest blog)

Serdyuk, Elena (2014) ‘Maidan’ and new media: the Kyiv Revolt seen from Ukraine and London (guest blog). POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (20 Feb 2014). Website.

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This article by LSE student and Silverstone Scholar Elena Serdyuk. At the beginning of December 2013, while I was physically in London, my heart and mind were in the centre of Kyiv with my family, friends and thousands of Ukrainians who took to the streets, appalled by the violence used by the Berkut riot police against the peaceful protesters on Maidan Nezalezhnosti (“Independence Square” in English; “Maidan” for short) on the night of 30 November.

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Additional Information: © 2014 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
J Political Science > JZ International relations
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Date Deposited: 15 May 2017 12:06
Last Modified: 12 Oct 2021 23:20

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