The Orange Revolution

Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 12/01/2004 12:00 am EST

"T here will be fraud, but the scenario of victory by the government through fraud is utopian; it won't happen," said Ukrainian presidential candidate Viktor Yushchenko just before the vote was held on 21 November. He may well be right, but we probably won't know for another week or so. These non-violent democratic revolutions generally take two or three weeks.

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