Once an underground network of fascist ideologues shunned by the Ukrainian Canadian community for “criminal ideas,” Canada’s ultra-nationalist Bandera lobby is today a major political player. It recently rubbed shoulders with former PM Stephen Harper and top contenders for the leadership of his Conservative Party.
By Moss Robeson
Continue reading “How a network of Ukrainian ultra-nationalists penetrated Canada’s Conservative Party to lobby for military conflict”
Moss Robeson is an independent researcher working on a book about the OUN-B Banderite lobby in the US.
Two of the Republican Party’s most powerful figures gave a PR boost to violent neo-Nazi forces rampaging across Ukraine, hosting meetings with fascist leader Andriy Parubiy.
By Ben Norton and Max Blumenthal / AlterNet
Continue reading “John McCain and Paul Ryan hold ‘good meeting’ with veteran Ukrainian Nazi demagogue Andriy Parubiy”
Ben Norton is a journalist, writer, and filmmaker. He is the assistant editor of The Grayzone, and the producer of the Moderate Rebels podcast, which he co-hosts with editor Max Blumenthal. His website is BenNorton.com and he tweets at @BenjaminNorton.