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Ukrainians in Boston remember Holodomor genocide amid war with Russia

2 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

Roughly 60 Ukrainian-Americans gathered on Boston Common Saturday to remember the millions of Ukrainian people who perished 90 years ago in the Holodomor genocide.
The “mass artificial famine,” as the Holodomor was described by event organizers, was orchestrated by the Stalin regime as a way to staunch rebellion against the Soviet Union, and killed anywhere between seven to 10 million people in 1932-33.
For those who came out to mark Holodomor Remembrance Day, celebrated each year on the last Saturday of November by lighting a candle at 4 p.m., it was hard not to draw the parallels between...
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