These questions are answered independent sociologist Alexander Sasnou
Tsigankov: "As far as most people in the Belarusian society, which can be called disappointed — those who do not believe neither the president nor the opposition?"
Sasnou: "It should be noted that in almost all societies, a significant part of the population flegmantichno relates to what is happening in politics. But in a society like ours, most political problems immediately causes division of the population into two groups. 1st never support the existing power — it achieves up to 30 percent, the second is almost always supported by the authorities and by seeking from time to time, 50 percent. Remaining 20 percent, and they can be called disappointed.
But this is politics. And if there is a question about the social problems — welfare, prices, incomes — these "indifferent" is also beginning to move away to those groups who perceive the act or power, or not? "
Tsigankov: "How can you reach out to this population? What to do, that they heard that or other position with which mottos them go? "
Sasnou: "The question still is how significant the needs of these people. If Lukashenko read about "yes goblet bacon" to a large extent he was right. Certain part of the costs of Belarusians "yes Škvarka wineglass", "if only there was war." If it is, then the rest, including in social nuance, especially not care. If it becomes quite difficult with the "cup and Škvarka", figuratively speaking, because this can be attributed to all the essentials, then to these people can reach. While such a situation there is no "
Tsigankov: "Is these people are not interested in such neuvvyazkami as, for example, social justice or human rights? They can be unsettling if someone illegally detained — the same thing could happen to them? "
Sasnou: "These people perceive such difficulties only when such a thing happens to them personally. When arrested "someone" — it does not interest them. "
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