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University of Alberta’s John Paul Himka recently invoked Oxana Shevel’s tripartite framework for dividing up the various sides in the debate over national memory, as follows:

"a) those who focus on Soviet crimes and downplay the crimes of the “national socialists and the nationalists”;*

b) those who focus on the crimes of the “national socialists and nationalists” and downplay the crimes of the Soviets; and

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