Episode 20 of my podcast series, Salon of the Refused, is now available.
I talk with Jaroslav Romanchuk, President of the Scientific Research Mises Center in Minsk, about the “Revolution of Order” in Belarus. The conversation includes: the world’s most orderly protest movement, how the coronavirus pandemic fueled the uprising, how a housewife became the leader of a united opposition, why this is happening now after 26 years of dictatorship, Vladimir Putin’s dilemma, and how Belarussians intend to avoid the pitfalls of other post-Soviet transitions.
The podcast is available through iTunes or Google Play, or listen to it here.
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