What Zelensky has taken from his former TV career

1 month ago The Spectator

240 , £ 20 Zelensky: A Biography Serhiy Rudenko, translated by Michael Naydan and Alla Parminova Polity , pp. Appropriately, the first two biographies of this remarkable man have been written by Ukrainians who know Zelensky well. In an unexpected echo of Putin’s career, Zelensky soon turned on his benefactors and launched a criminal investigation of Kolomoisky, backed by the US Department of Justice. But these two biographies provide important reminders of where Zelensky comes from, both personally and politically. As a native Russian speaker himself, Zelensky attempted to defuse Ukraine’s long-running culture wars over language by describing Russian speakers as ‘patriots’ and ‘heroic defenders of Ukraine’.
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