Jared McBride, "Ukraine's Invented a 'Jewish-Ukrainian Nationalist' to Whitewash Its Nazi-era Past"

Monday, November 13, 2017

Former Visiting Assistant Professor (2015) Jared McBride discusses Ukraine's reinvention of the narratives surrounding WWII-era Ukrainian nationalists in an opinion piece on Haaretz. "This nationalist revisionism seeks to show that the main wartime nationalist organizations, the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists (OUN) and its military wing, the Ukrainian Insurgent Army (UPA), were ultimately multi-ethnic, "multi-cultural," and democratic," he writes.