29 March 2017
The East’s Fear Explained to the West

It’s far too easy to just blame the phobia of migrants on racism and xenophobia. 

By Martin Ehl
22 March 2017
Polish Payment App Gaining in Popularity

An alternative to PayPal, Blik enables users to carry out an array of transactions securely and at the touch of a fingertip. 

16 March 2017
Mega-Airport Planned for Warsaw

Poland could boast one of Europe’s busiest airports, according to the projections government ministers are throwing around.

15 March 2017
Poland’s Deceptive Enthusiasm for Europe

Some Poles actually aren’t so comfortable with the values that the EU is pushing.

By Martin Ehl
13 March 2017
Warsaw’s Fury Over Tusk Re-election Premium

Government threatens to stymie EU initiatives as row with Brussels rolls on.

3 March 2017
Visegrad 4 Leaders Demand More Respect

Ahead of crucial EU summit, the prime ministers say free trade and free movement should be the bloc’s cornerstones.


1 March 2017
Warsaw vs. Tusk

Polish ruling party’s abiding dislike of the EU Council head could disrupt his smooth road toward re-election.

27 February 2017
Son of Prominent Nazi Returns Art Looted during WWII Premium

Horst Wachter might be the first Nazi heir returning artifacts to Poland, though he still claims that father was a mere cog in a murderous system.    

21 February 2017
EU Slams Polish Pick to Head Constitutional Court Premium

Hungary said likely to stand by Warsaw and stymie a possible vote on sanctions.

17 February 2017
Prepaid Surveillance Premium

The Polish authorities are sacrificing citizens’ fundamental rights in a misguided strategy to increase security.

By Anna Obem




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The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

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