While Zelensky calls for Ukrainian civilians to flee eastern Donetsk, under ongoing attack from Russia’s military, Putin maintains that his forces are liberating the region. Propaganda that turns conflict into salvation denies the evidence of war crimes on frontlines. But what lies behind this denial? And how can it be overcome?
is a researcher (Theatre Studies, Literary Studies, Gender Studies and Women’s History), a Lise Meitner Fellow at the University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna, and onetime fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences, Vienna.