ukraine http://kbia.org en The situation in Ukraine http://kbia.org/post/situation-ukraine <p></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 18:22:55 +0000 Casey Morell & Jim Flink 55208 at http://kbia.org The situation in Ukraine Gas politics in Eastern Europe http://kbia.org/post/gas-politics-eastern-europe <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week, we're looking at the increasingly complex state of energy politics in Eastern Europe. Conflicts between Russia, which supplies much of the region's natural gas, and its neighbors are escalating. The United States government has increased sanctions on the Russian energy sector in response to the country's actions in Crimea and the Ukraine. How have markets been reacting to this? What does it mean for the area's balance of power?</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Joining us this week:</span></p> Thu, 01 May 2014 14:43:54 +0000 Casey Morell & Jim Flink 52264 at http://kbia.org Gas politics in Eastern Europe What's next in Crimea? http://kbia.org/post/whats-next-crimea <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week, we take another look at the escalating conflict in Crimea, and what it means for the rest of Eastern Europe.</span></p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:24:18 +0000 Casey Morell & Jim Flink 51100 at http://kbia.org What's next in Crimea? 'Private Violence' dismantles domestic abuse myths http://kbia.org/post/private-violence-dismantles-domestic-abuse-myths-0 <div><p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">This story is part of True/False Conversations, a series of in-depth interviews with the filmmakers of this year’s True/False Fest.&nbsp; Find the rest of them&nbsp;</em><a href="http://www.kbia.org/programs/truefalse-conversations" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">here</em></a><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;or&nbsp;</em><a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/true-false-conversations-filmmaker/id607158264" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">download the podcast</em></a><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;on iTunes.</em></p></div><div><p>When her ex-husband would beat her, survivor Deanna Walters says her family used to ask her "Why don't you just leave him?"&nbsp;</p><p>If only the answer were simple. And as long-time advocate for domestic abuse survivors Kit Gruelle says: If only no one would ever ask that question.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 23:43:43 +0000 Harum Helmy 48866 at http://kbia.org 'Private Violence' dismantles domestic abuse myths What's behind the street protests in Ukraine? http://kbia.org/post/whats-behind-street-protests-ukraine <div>For over two months, demonstrators have gathered in Kiev’s central Independence Square to voice their frustration with the government. What began as a peaceful rally in support of Ukrainian integration into the EU intensified following a brutal police crackdown.&nbsp;</div><p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 00:30:14 +0000 Rehman Tungekar & Jim Flink 47443 at http://kbia.org What's behind the street protests in Ukraine? Political division in Ukraine http://kbia.org/post/political-division-ukraine <p>The month of June was Ukraine&rsquo;s time to shine. &nbsp;The former Soviet satellite is co-hosting the European soccer championships. The event is bigger than the Super Bowl, more comparable to the Olympics.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 23:39:39 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 16322 at http://kbia.org Political division in Ukraine