What will the European Games bring to ordinary Belarusians?

As Minsk prepares to hold another sports mega event this summer, it’s worth thinking about the people who have to bear the cost. In recent years, the Belarusian government has been trying hard to assure the outside world that Belarus is a democratic and safe country. Of course, there’s more to the country than the

Several tortured anarchists flee Russia

While international media and liberal politicians delight in the spectacle of the Russian presidential election, Russian and Belarusian anarchists and antifascist continue to struggle with massive repressions by the intelligence service, the police and the judiciary. There are several reports from activists who have fled Russia as a result of arrest and torture. Aleksei Shestakovich