A great post on Ukraine from the People and Nature blog. Balanced and well worth a read
Question: Has there been a right-wing coup?
Gabriel: No, there has not. The new government will include some nasty right-wing people. How nasty they can get, only time will tell. But it’s difficult to imagine that they could take repressive measures more
monstrous than those Yanukovich and co. used in the last few months (sniper fire into crowds, other types of murder, torture of activists, unbridled use of paid thugs, and so on).
In any case, the government’s potentially dangerous right-wing colouring is one thing; the character…
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