Anna Litvinenko on the Role of Telegram in Belarusian Protests
News from Oct 07, 2020
Since the beginning of Belarusian protests in August 2020, the messaging service Telegram has been playing a crucial role in organising the protesters and is celebrated as a voice of freedom. However, while anonymous news channels help mobilise citizens, they can also be used for manipulation and impede the process of democratisation. An opinion piece of Anna Litvinenko for the Centre for East European and International Studies you can read here.