Holodomor Events 2012

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    Commemorating the Ukrainian genocideNorthernLife.caHolodomor was a famine-genocide that wiped out roughly 10 million Ukrainians between 1932 and 1933. Photo By Laurel Myers. Members of Sudbury’s Ukrainian …

    Remembering the HolodomorBrandon SunThe Holodomor was an act of genocide against the Ukrainian people. … and established Ukrainian Famine and GenocideMemorial Day on the fourth Saturday in …

    Saskatchewan commemorates Holodomor remembrance weekGlobal ReginaThe event was all part of a remembrance service to commemorate the Holodomor genocide, which devastated Ukraine in the 1930s. “I can


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    Holodomor Commemorated in the Parliament of Canada

    Holodomor Commemorated in the Parliament of Canada 
    On the 79th anniversary of the Ukrainian Genocide
        
     
    CUPFG Chair Robert Sopuck MP - Master of Ceremonies

     

    November 26, 2012 – Ottawa, Canada -On Thursday November 22nd, as part of National Holodomor Awareness Week, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) in cooperation with the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group (CUPFG) and the Embassy of Ukraine


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    Holodomor Commemoration – London, ON [Photos]

    The photos below are from the Holodomor commemoration in London held on November 24th, 2012.

    45 people attended from both the Orthodox and Catholic communities in London, Ontario.  Three priests presided.

    Mrs. Daria Hryckiw led the candle lit procession into the church with Mike Fediw at her side, holding a Ukrainian flag.

    Mr. Fediw is a Holodomor survivor.


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    RALPH GOODALE’S REPORT: A commentary by the Member of Parliament for Wascana

    goodale@sasktel.net
    November 23rd, 2012
    79th ANNIVERSARY OF UKRAINIAN FAMINE & GENOCIDE
    Saturday, November 24th, is International Holodomor Memorial Day, a day upon which the civilized world pauses to remember one of the most horrific atrocities of the 20th century.
    In the winter of 1932-33, the ruthless regime of Joseph Stalin used the power of the Soviet state to contrive a totally


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    Lectures in Ukrainian by Prof. Stanislav Kulchytsky and Dr. Lesia Onyshko

    [ November 29, 2012; 7:30 pm; ] The Shevchenko Scientific Society of Canada and The Ukrainian Canadian Research and Documentation Centreextend a cordial invitation to two lectures in Ukrainian byProf. STANISLAV KULCHYTSKY Head of the Department of History of Ukraine of the 1920-1930s NASU, Distinguished Scholar of Ukraine, author of numerous publications on the history of Ukraine[gview file="http://www.ucc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/Kulchytsky-Onyshko-Ukr.pdf"]UKRAINIAN HOLODOMOR: THE WHY AND


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    Schools Across Canada to Mark Holodomor Memorial Day

    Schools Across Canada to Mark Holodomor Memorial Day 
    on Friday November 23, 2012
    Canadians mark the 79th anniversary of the Ukrainian Genocide

    November 21, 2012-Ottawa, Canada-The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) National Holodomor Education Committee has been working with the following school boards, some for the fourth year, in commemorating the fourth Friday in November as Holodomor Memorial Day


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    Teaching the Holodomor in Canadian Schools – a lecture to commemorate the Holodomor

    [ November 18, 2012; 12:30 pm; ] [gview file=”http://www.ucc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/holodomor-lecture-1.pdf”


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    Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) shines light on “Stalin’s secret files” from Ukrainian genocide

    [ November 20, 2012; 1:00 pm; November 21, 2012; 2:00 pm; 5:30 pm; November 22, 2012; 7:00 pm; November 23, 2012; 12:30 pm; November 24, 2012; 1:30 pm; November 29, 2012; 7:30 pm; ] Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) shines light on “Stalin’s secret files” from Ukrainian genocidehttp://humanrightsmuseum.ca/about-museum/news/cmhr-shines-light-%E2%80%9Cstalin%E2%80%99s-secret-files%E2%80%9D-ukrainian-genocide


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