Youth's Revolt against the Non-Democratic Regimes

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 3:00pm
Event Location: 
4130 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
Sean Guillory and Olena Nikolayenko

At the turn of the twenty-first century, a tide of nonviolent youth movements swept across Eastern Europe demanding political change in repressive political regimes in Serbia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, and Ukraine that emerged since the collapse of communism. This live interview with Olena Nikolayenko will discuss these youth movements and their ability to mobilize citizens against the authoritarian governments on the eve of national elections.