6 Articles by: James Robertson

James Robertson is assistant professor of history at the University of California Irvine.

Serbia’s Coronavirus Protests Are Denouncing the Government From Opposite Angles

The Serbian government’s reintroduction of a curfew in Belgrade triggered violent protests in July, showing the popular distrust in its handling of the coronavirus pandemic. But with the rallies drawing everyone from middle-class liberals to far-right football hooligans, the protests above all show the lack of coherent opposition to Aleksandar Vučić’s authoritarian government.