Coronavirus and the crisis in Belarus

Fighting coronavirus and the deepening multilevel crisis in the time of the presidential election campaign.

B for Belarus #19 (2020-5-27) expert talk about Belarus with Vladimir Baranich and Yaroslav Romanchuk

  • Personal experience: how Vlad Baranich got COVID-19 and what he did about it;
  • Professional doctors and medical stuff and the atmosphere of deep disbelief in official statistics on coronavirus.
  • Change of attitude to COVID-19: before and after the disease.
  • Belarusian in the state of constant pressure, tension and oppression. Losing hope, losing patience and getting much angrier.
  • 77% of heads of district executive committees (local bodies of power) are occupied by graduates of agrarian universities. Not a single district is headed by a graduate of Belarusian State University.

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About the participants
  • Vladimir Baranich is a country consultant and media analyst – aka Lad Bar (the founder of the ExpAt.by).
  • Yaroslav Romanchuk currently works as the President of the Scientific Research Mises Center.

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