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Ukrainians Throw Their Politicians In Trash Bins. For Real.
15 November, 2014
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Ukrainian activists and radicals have devised a challenge of their own, throwing politicians in dumpsters to protest Ukraine’s rampant corruption.

by Devin Ackles, Chris DunnettHromadske International

produced by Maxim Eristavi

 

What you need to know:

✓ The new government has not come through with many of the reforms it promised to the revolutionaries

✓ The current parliament is widely discredited for its past support of disgraced ex-president Viktor Yanukovych and corruption

✓ 8 individuals have fallen victim to the so-called “trash bucket challenge” throughout the country

✓ The targets are government officials who activists believe have committed corrupt acts or have abused their office;

 

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Ukrainians Throw Their Politicians In Trash Bins. For Real.