Volodymyr Ishchenko is a postdoctoral research associate at the Institute of East European Studies, Freie Universität Berlin. His research focused on protests and social movements, revolutions, radical right and left politics, nationalism and civil society. He authored a number of peer-reviewed articles and interviews on contemporary Ukrainian politics, the EuroMaidan uprising, and the following war in 2013-14 published in Post-Soviet Affairs, Globalizations, New Left Review, among other journals. He has been a prominent contributor to major international media outlets such as The Guardian and Jacobin since 2014. He is working on a collective book manuscript The Maidan Uprising: Mobilization, Radicalization, and Revolution in Ukraine, 2013-2014.
Published in: North Africa, West Asia: OpinionFocusing on extremism won’t counter far-Right violence
The main agents of rising far-Right violence are not ‘lone wolves.’ They are often connected to communities, legal...