In spring 2022, Opportunity America’s president, Tamar Jacoby, traveled to Eastern Europe to provide humanitarian relief for refugees and report on the war in Ukraine. In February 2023, she was named director of the New Ukraine Project at the Progressive Policy Institute.


Why Ukraine Fights The Bulwark, 4-12-23
The Battle of Irpin Liberties, spring 2023
Safeguarding Ukraine’s civil society American Purpose, 2-28-23
How Ukrainians are learning to live with the war sirens New York Post, 2-27-23
After Biden’s visit to Kyiv, Ukrainians welcome US aid but plead for more 
Washington Monthly, 2-22-23
Ukraine displaced American Purpose, 1-10-23
A Ukrainian Jew serving on the frontlines tells his history Forward, 12-27-22
Kyiv’s answer to Putin’s drones is resistance and resilience Los Angeles Times, 11-3-22
Living in limbo: Displaced Ukrainians in Poland Migration Policy Institute Migration Information Source, 11-2-22
A collective portrait of the Ukrainian refugee experience RealClearBooks, 10-24-22
Ukrainian refugees tell their stories City Journal, 10-7-22
Poland’s schools welcome Ukraine’s children Wall Street Journal, 9-22-22
The West has no business pushing Ukraine to compromise with Putin Los Angeles Times, 7-1-22
Mobilizing to win: Ukrainian civil society pitches in for the war effort City Journal, 4-21-22
The volunteers who rushed to help Ukrainians Wall Street Journal, 4-14-22
The unfathomable Ukraine refugee crisis New York Daily News, 3-26-22


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Russia-Ukraine conflict reaches one year Gray TV Local News Live, 2-28-23
The new phase of Ukraine’s refugee crisis American Enterprise Institute Eastern Front podcast, 10-3-22
Displaced: The Ukrainian Refugee Experience Krakow Multiculturalism and Migration Observatory, 9-28-22
Ask Me Anything Krakow Jewish Community Center, 10-13-22
Ask Me Anything Krakow Jewish Community Center, 4-21-22
Love the Stranger Florence Melton School, 7-21-22