The Polish Ministry of Culture under Piotr Gliński is undertaking an overall, mainly artistic overhaul of Polish theatre. But is this not rather a case of good old political censorship?
Thousands of teachers have taken to the streets, demanding a 250 Euro increase in salaries, as well as an overall budget increase for the education sector.
Contemporary commemoration and the failing of philanthropy in public space. Architect Gabu Heindl and artist Eduard Freudmann on plans for a monument to the Polish Righteous Gentiles in Warsaw.
Last Saturday, a crowd of more than 20,000 people gathered in front of the Parliament to articulate their demands for a comprehensive reform of the educational system.
Dawid Krawczyk interviews Czech Roma rights activist Ivanka Čonková.
Przemysław Witkowski reports from last Saturday’s anti-refugee demonstrations in Prague.
Muslim asylum seekers in Poland are not a new phenomenon. Refugees from Chechnya have been applying for asylum for two decades now.