13 December 2017
The Right Man at the Right Time?

If they prove successful, the newly appointed prime minister’s plans could bring PiS the popularity boost it needs to cement its rule.

By Martin Ehl
12 December 2017
Polish, Ukrainian Leaders to Hold Icebreaker Meeting

Relations have deteriorated as the national narratives of each side collide head-on.

8 December 2017
EU Takes Central European Trio to Court Over Migrant Quotas

The court proceedings signal Brussel’s willingness to enforce the policy, but EU Council chief Donald Tusk has called the furore ‘divisive.’ 

8 December 2017
Polish PM Steps Down in Party Reshuffle
Ruling party supremo Kaczynski seen as pulling strings to bring in a more managerial figure at the head of the government
28 November 2017
Poland to Ban Sunday Shopping

Conservative parliament passes bill despite claims it will cramp the economy and cut jobs.

17 November 2017
MEPs Chastise Poland for Rule of Law Violations Premium

Warsaw unlikely to face serious sanctions despite barrage of criticism.

13 November 2017
Far-Right Marches Mar Polish Independence Day Celebrations Premium

Protesters called for a ‘white Europe’ and ‘Islamic Holocaust,’ in a show of support for a Catholic, and not secular, Poland.

6 November 2017
Fading Into Irrelevance Premium

Macro- and micro-history are adeptly intertwined in an absorbing story of a small Central European town.

By Martin Ehl
30 October 2017
Poland Tells Infamous U.S. Alt-Right Leader to Stay Out Premium

While an official ban is not openly in place, the Polish Foreign Ministry has expressed strong objections to Richard Spencer’s visit.

20 October 2017
Poland Announces Big Health Spending Rise Premium

Protesting young doctors demand an even bigger increase, saying poor working conditions and low pay are crippling the health care system.



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Moldovan diaries

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.

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