The latest standoff between Poland’s right-wing party Prawo i Sprawiedliwość (PiS) and the opposition is edging the country to the verge of a constitutional crisis.
After having taken over public prosecution, state-owned companies and public media, the PiS government has set its sights on non-governmental organizations.
Poland’s government cracks down on democracy again – and again – and again.
Artifacts on display at the Museum of the Second World War in Gdańsk paint a powerful pluralist picture of war experiences. But the museum’s future is currently in jeopardy.
The Refugee crisis appears to be a convenient moment for Poland to shut down the “Belarusian route” for migrants from the Russian North Caucasus and other former Soviet states.