Storytelling Is A Crucial Factor For Winning A War

The stories that are building up the Ukrainian nation’s will to fight.

Photo by Gleb Albovsky on Unsplash

The Ghost of Kyiv strikes again! In the first few days of Russia’s brutal invasion of Ukraine, there was a story making the rounds. A Ukrainian fighter pilot shot down 6 enemy planes. Expertly maneuvering his Mig-29 fighter jet, his actions helped deny the…




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