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It is a Good Idea to be Tymoshenko
by IndyRadio.nu
Monday Oct 29th, 2012 12:31 PM
A Ukrainain version of our own Mitt Romney has managed to hijack the revolution in Ukraine, while the leader of the revolution that broke ties with Russia remains in prison on a continuing hunger strike.Ukraine's elections conclude today.
Free Julia Tymoshenko!
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By the time you read this, the ruling party in Ukraine will have maintained its hegemony with a plurality of 34% while former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko continues her hunger strike in protest of ma
ssive vote rigging. Tymoshenko remains in prison serving a 7 year term, denounced as selective justice by the US and the EU. Ukraine is the headquarters of FEMEN, their protests do not relent. "It is a good idea to be Tymoshenko" is the message of their recent action.

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