Russia fighting fascism in Ukraine? There's a claim that gives a new meaning to chutzpah. Yet it's a narrative that has gained traction in the United States. Despite multiple debunkings, claims that Ukraine's pro-Western revolution was really a fascist (if not neo-Nazi) coup persist, and not just from the Kremlin propaganda machine and conspiracy-minded fringe websites that seek the evil hand of American imperialism everywhere. Cathy Young pokes holes in their many absurd claims.