The Ukrainians and Us

Both the Ukrainians and the Jews rebelled against the condescending imperialist Russian discourse

As opposed to Eyal Megged (“Putin has been disingenuous, but I’m rooting for him in Ukraine,” Haaretz, April 23), I am familiar with Ukrainian anti-Semitism, and not from history books or from literature. I was born and grew up in the Soviet housing projects on the outskirts of Kiev, which were populated mainly by second-generation migrants from Ukrainian villages. I...