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  • Writer's pictureJanine di Giovanni

Is this war different from others? - with Janine di Giovanni

| Ep. 235 UkraineWorld

Every war is different, yet they share a lot of similarities. Bosnia, Syria, Iraq, Chechnya, Ukraine - how can these wars be compared? What are the patterns of Russian actions in Chechnya and Syria which are being repeated in Ukraine? Why should we talk about evil? - Volodymyr Yermolenko, a Ukrainian philosopher and chief editor of, invites Janine di Giovanni, a prominent American war correspondent who has worked in Chechnya, Iraq, Syria, Bosnia, and many other places, and is the Executive Director of the Reckoning Project

Thinking in Dark Times is a podcast series by UkraineWorld. This series seeks to make Ukraine and the current war a focal point of our joint reflection on the world’s present, past, and future. We try to see the light through and despite the current darkness.

Listen to the full podcast on UkraineWorld's SoundCloud here.

UkraineWorld ( is brought to you by Internews Ukraine, one of the largest Ukrainian media NGOs.


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