Frat bros danced around the fire, holding hands, tilting their heads back, screaming in primal ecstasy.
Like a normal neighborhood dealing with the loss of someone they love, they started breaking into every shopping center plaza store and gas station.
It’s unclear just how many people were involved in the looting but video evidence seems to indicate that the answer is quite a few.
While we were watching the coverage of Bhutto’s death and the ensuing riots, my cousin turned to me and asked, “So are you coming back next year?” And I replied with an emphatic “Yes.” We high-fived. “That’s the Pakistani spirit!” he said.
“The blood of Ukrainian heroes has been shed in a war which the Russian Federation is waging against Ukraine. The aggressor has not stopped and is continuing to sow disorder in the east of the country.” -Acting Ukrainian President Oleksander Turchinov
It’s been an eventful weekend in Ukraine. Here’s a contextualization of what’s going on and why to start your week off.
Witness Vladimir Putin’s middle finger in all its glory.
Video by Ukraine, words by Rocky. Plus, an update on the state of Ukraine.
Ukraine has a history of being the victim of media conspiracy. In 1933, the Western mainstream media deliberately covered-up Stalin’s genocide famine in Ukraine that starved to death many millions. Stalin, a great statistician himself, cited 10 million dead.
Ben Moses is an emmy award winning Producer and documentarian. Take a look at his thoughts on what it was like to produce this video, some thoughts on Yulia, and the future of Ukraine.