Ruslana Lyzhychko born Lviv, Ukraine May 24, 1974. European pop star. UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, 2005. Member of Ukrainian Parliament, 2006-07. Led nonviolent protests in Orange Revolution, 2004, and Euromaidan protests, 2013-14.


I want peace and of course I want a lot of changes in my country. . . We know that we have power and we want to ask Yanukovych, please stop. You're a dictator. We have a lot of aggression from this government. Please stop, please stop.” (CNN, Jan. 28, 2014; photo Wikipedia)