Liberal Youth make some noise for human ...

Liberal Youth make some noise for human rights
Last week, on a cold December afternoon Liberal Youth continued their campaign for human rights in Belarus, a country often described as “Europe’s Last Dictatorship”. They were joined by the Free Belarus Now group, lead by Irina Bogdanova (sister of an ex-Presidential candidate) in a demonstration outside the Belarusian embassy in London. The event was called “Make Some Noise...

Liberal Youth’s Teddy Bear Campaig...

Liberal Youth’s Teddy Bear Campaign for Belarus
Using teddy bears, Liberal Youth has kickstarted a campaign raising awareness of Europe’s Last Dictatorship. Alexender Lukashenka, President of Belarus, has become known as ‘Europe’s last dictator’. Lukashenka has now turned his authoritarian regime on soft toys. In August, two journalists were arrested in Belarus for protesting against the regime by taking a photo of...

Liberal Youth Forum on Belarus in London

Liberal Youth Forum on Belarus in London
On Monday 6th February a packed room at the National Liberal Club took part in a forum on Belarus, co-hosted by Liberal Youth and Liberal International British Group.  The event covered a wide range of the problems the country currently faces; such as an oppressive dictatorship, lack of human rights and failing economy.  Belarus is often branded the ‘Last Dictatorship in Europe’...