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Is Maidan 2.0 a slow moving and more authentic Ukrainian uprising?

makeAhistory.com
Kiev's Maidan is once again filled with camping protesters, but this time the west looks the other way. In 2014 when an odd coalition of neo-Nazis, ideologically vague members of the Ukrainian far-right, liberal extremists and random discontented Europeanists took to the streets of Kiev to overthrow the legitimate Ukrainian President and government, the writing was on the wall that such a coup would eventually come to eat the monster it made. While the western backers of the coup were successful in otherthrowing the government, they were less successful in terms of being prepared to competently govern. The result is that just as in December of 2013, the tents, protesters and marchers are back on Kiev's Maidan (central square) only this time, the western mainstream media cameras are noticeably absent. The reasons for this are clear enough. The western powers never intended to build Ukraine back up after breaking it down. It was enough to dislodge a geo-politically neutral and personally weak President in the form of Viktor Yanukovych and replace him with a disparate group of pro-western figures who included neo-Nazis, Russophobes, racists, mafiosos and thugs turned self-styled political reactionaries.

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