Over 1 million people fled Ukraine in 1 week.
Here are some photos people sent me from Ukraine this week.
Photo of the Ukraine-Slovakia border, supplied by Serhiy Hudak
For Ukraine's normal and mundane
An abridged version of the "what I'm reading" section of the newsletter this
week. Things are happening so fast that
Diaspora Death Doulas are changing the way people die.
The last article I reported as a freelancer, back in June last year, finally
came out this week with the
Cyber Partisans: Meet the hacktivists working to democratize Belarus
By now, I imagine most of you know about the Cyber Partisans, a group of
Belarussian hackers who recently took
Fighting Poland's Far-Right
The Global Project Against Hate and Extremism came across my radar when they
asked Facebook to remove information about Poland's
A Russian invasion of Ukraine is a "distinct possibility."
I'm skipping the interview this week because the Russian military buildup along
Ukraine's border is creating so much furor in
Iran's Ahwazi and systemic oppression.
When I first launched this newsletter
[https://lazo-letters.ghost.io/introducing-lazo-letters/] almost six months ago,
I envisioned it as a
How the European Union can fight corruption and put its house in order.
Hello to all the new people! There are a lot of you this week. I'm Cristina
Kyrgyzstan's Jehovah's Witnesses Fear Russia's Extremism Law
Hello and welcome to the first LAZO LETTERS of 2022. Thank you so much for being
here. I know everyone
Lessons from Serbia on American soft power.
Hello, all! I hope you are having a wonderful holiday season and are spending
time with those you love.