Pro-western Yushchenko government strengthened Bandera cult in Ukraine

Newsletter 2014/05/01 – “Scientific Nationalists”

LUND interviewed Per Anders Rudling about
the roots that gave rise to the Ukrainian far right within historical
mythmaking, initiated by former Ukrainian President Victor Yushchenko.
Rudling is an associate professor in the Department of History at Lund
University. He has published extensively on nationalism, historical
culture, and the instrumentalization of history in various East
European countries, especially Ukraine, Belarus and Lithuania.


By piotrbein