The former Polish president, Lech Wałęsa, had been a paid informant for Communist secret police. What does this mean to us?
Open societies are in crisis, and various forms of closed societies – from fascist dictatorships to mafia states – are on the rise.
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.
In his December 5th lecture in Yale, Timothy Snyder talked about the way European history can help predict the course of Trump’s America.
CETA is a new type of trade agreement. What will its effects on Poland be?
The Autonomous Social Centre Klinika in Prague is continuing its fight against state institutions that would like to see the occupied building evicted – for now, successfully.
The tragedy in Berlin turned into an absurd comedy in the hands of Czech politicians.