News in Review Ukraine Vote: A Peaceful Revolution

News in Review Ukraine Vote: A Peaceful Revolution

In late December 2004, Ukrainians went to the polls to choose a president for the second time in just over a month. The results of the first election were annulled after millions of people took to the streets to protest against widespread voter fraud. In this News in Review story we’ll show you how Ukrainians challenged a corrupt political system – and won. We’ll also show you how some Canadians played a role in helping to bring about this peaceful revolution.

  • 2005
  • 00:14:26
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/2005
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Edition
February 2005
Subjects
Ukraine -- History -- Orange Revolution, 2004 [LCSH] Elections -- Ukraine [LCSH] Ukraine -- Politics and government -- 1991- [LCSH] Demonstrations -- Ukraine -- Kiev [LCSH] Yushchenko, Viktor -- 1954- [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] Political science [LCSH] World history [LCSH]
Team
Carla Robinson (Host), Nick Spicer (Journalist), Don Murray (Journalist), Ron Charles (Journalist)
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