Publication date: March 21, 2022
Print length: 284 pages
Cost: 8 USD
With some of the most extensive coverage anywhere, Transitions new e-book, The Many Revolutions of Belarus, is a compilation of our unyielding focus on the upheaval that followed the disputed presidential elections of August 2020. The writers of this collection, mainly from Belarus, capture the excitement and hope generated by the massive protests and then the horrors of the following, brutal crackdown.
The authors of our articles – most of them Belarusian – capture the excitement and hope generated by the massive protests that swept the country, and then the horrors of the brutal crackdown that followed.
As Iryna Vidanava, a prominent civil society activist, notes in her preface, “Belarusians are not afraid anymore. The struggle for freedom and democracy continues, both inside and outside of the country … the regime might be able to destroy individuals and organizations, but it cannot eliminate all the people and their hopes and desires.”