Time is of the essence: should Poland and Germany not reach a swift agreement, it’s not impossible that, with Poland’s direct or indirect support, Putin and Trump will benefit the most.
Krytyka Polityczna’s Take on Wałęsa’s Alleged Collaboration with the Communist-Era Secret Police
The former Polish president, Lech Wałęsa, had been a paid informant for Communist secret police. What does this mean to us?
Harry Potter Suspended from Polish Schools [Interview]
We do not know where this road will lead us; we only know that it will be difficult to follow.
The end of the liberal opposition – and not just in Poland
The liberal opposition is playing right into Kaczyński’s hand: its scandals have all but discredited the protest movements.
Poland, you won’t be left alone
This phase of Poland’s parliamentary crisis is over, but Poland remains stuck in a much deeper one – the crisis of far-right authoritarian rule, of representative parliamentary politics and of democracy itself.
Bauman will stay near
He was a consistent critic of postmodernity and identified the basic mechanism of reproduction in contemporary societies: consumption and seduction.
Our silence supports the perpetrators of child abuse within the Church
Interview with Barbara Blaine, the president of Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP)