The Revolution Will Not Be Colourised (21 August 2020)

After a Sunday afternoon cycle ride to the Belarusian Embassy in Kensington, I wrote about the protests that have begun there for the London Review of Books: *UPDATE* That led a couple of weeks later to an interview with Amy Goodman on Democracy Now! ( and a discussion with al-Jazeera about Russia’s approach to its problematic neighbour (extracts here: