From Ukraine, with love (for the 1st Amendment!)

sergiy22012 Winter Intern Sergiy Shtukarin (left) is Executive Director at the Ukraine Center for Political Studies. After finishing his time in Hawaii working with the ACLU, he organized an essay contest for Ukranian youth to write about the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Members of the ACLU of Hawaii legal team helped judge the contest.

Here are all of the entries. Mahalo and congratulations to Sergiy and all the contestants!

Olexandra Sirenko First City Gimnasium of Cherkassy
Mykola Yeriomin Donetsk National University
Olena Naumchyk Lviv Educational Complex named after Vasyl Stus
Andriy Myronov Zhitomyr Military Institute
Sologor Anna City Gimnasium № 1, Cherkassу
Darya Oveshchenko Lviv Educational Complex named after Vasyl Stus
Darya Milinchuk Kryvyj Rig Central City Lyceum
Anastasiya Derevyanko Kryvyj Rig Central City Lyceum
Yaroslav Kozak Donetsk National University
Natalia Lens’ka Specialised School № 35, Odessa
Dmytro Nayda Kyiv National University named after Taras Shevchenko
Sergiy Ishinov Donetsk National University
Volodymyr Pavlov Donetsk National University