When Taras Shevchenko was a little boy in the early 1820s, his grandfather Ivan told him about the Haidamak Rebellion, which he had experienced when he himself had been a youth half a century before. There was no “military-revolutionary command,” no “political arm,” no press releases. Illiterate Ukrainians fed up with serfdom and national/ religious…...
Ebb and flow of resistance
By Andrew Fedynsky6 Mins Read