History of Ukraine: What You Want to Know

With the world holding its breath, what is the recent historical context from which you can get an understanding of Ukraine’s self-identity?

  • What is the nature of Ukraine’s national independence?
  • Why is Ukraine fighting for its life against Russia now?

An independent, self-governing Ukraine emerged as a nation only in 1991. Before that…



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Bill Petro

Bill Petro


Writer and technologist. Author of fascinating articles about history, tech trends, and pop culture. billpetro.com @billpetro