Friday, July 31, 2015

Riot porn -- Ukraine edition

Riot porn -- Ukraine edition

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The pictures coming out of the Ukrainian capital of Kiev are truly stunning -- you can see nine of the more amazing ones here. So here's my question. This is a story of real international importance -- the future of a nation that's a cornerstone of Eastern Europe, where people are objecting to their leader's close ties to Putin's Russia. But it also makes for incredible video as protesters and police clash in the streets. So why in the world is it getting zero news coverage?

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