So, let’s put a positive spin on it and call it a revenue enhancement measure to ensure the survival of our nearly 20-year-old newspaper. Let’s call it a way to keep the very best journalists and editors on staff, churning out thoughtful and enterprising stories.
Let’s call it a way to ensure vigorous independent journalism in English. If there were no Kyiv Post, the giant sucking sound you would hear would be the last vestige of a truly independent press being squeezed from Ukraine due to a lack of operating funds.
Let’s call it a bargain.