Lies about COVID-19, unprovoked police violence and suspected fraud in the presidential election have brought 200,000 to the streets of Minsk demanding a new election. A Belarusian student at the Uni Wien stays involved from abroad.
Vienna’s Fridays for Future hopes to turn tragedy to structural change via a Green New Deal.
The trigger was the death of the US-American George Floyd during a police operation in Minneapolis. The protest in Vienna was the biggest in Europe.