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War of words: Kiev vs Kyiv

As the unpleasantness in Ukraine continues, and Russophobes celebrate (finally) a defensible reason to hate Russians, chin-stroking pundits are flocking to the ranks of those “correctly” spelling, and pronouncing, the name of the Ukrainian capital. Get with the program, dear reader: It’s now “Kyiv,” not “Kiev,” and it’s pronounced “Keev,” not “Kee-ev.” This shift is […]