Daily Archives: March 9, 2017

Ukraine | Ukrainian Historian Who Praised Nazi Collaborator Invited To Holocaust Conference

Ukrainian Jews protested the attendance at an international symposium on the Holocaust by a state historian who praised a Nazi collaborator whose troops killed Jews.

Eduard Dolinsky, director of the Ukrainian Jewish Committee, last week condemned the planned attendance of Volodymyr Vyatrovych, director of Ukrainian National Memory Institute, at a conference planned for Paris this week under the title: “Holocaust in Ukraine – New Perspectives on the Evils of the 20th Century.”

USA | Wikileaks’ CIA hacking dump sends tech firms scrambling for fixes

By Eric Auchard, Reuters

Tech companies must rapidly step up information-sharing to protect users from prying eyes, a security software executive said on Wednesday after WikiLeaks released a trove of data purporting to show that the CIA can hack all manner of devices.

Russia | International Women’s Day and Revolution

by Alexandra Kollontai

100 years on from the Russian Revolution, we publish Alexandra Kollontai writing on the history of International Women’s Day

Women’s Day or Working Women’s Day is a day of international solidarity, and a day for reviewing the strength and organization of proletarian women.