Poland

19 April 2019
Polish ‘Fort Trump’ Could Become Reality

Warsaw seeks a permanent American base on its soil. Meanwhile, it’s generously funding far-right self-defense groups.

 
12 April 2019
Migration: Ukraine’s Bane or Boon?

Mass labor migration eases pressure on the battered economy, but brain drain looms as more professionals join the exodus.

 
8 April 2019
Polish Teachers Launch Nationwide Strike

Unions demand big pay rises as the government splashes out on costly new benefit programs.

 
14 March 2019
Senior Chechen Official Denies Declaring Feud Against Blogger

Popular on social media in Chechnya, Tumso Abdurakhmanov is seeking asylum in Poland.

 
13 March 2019
Springtime for Change?

A new crop of liberal politicians offers fresh shoots for Central Europe this spring.

By Martin Ehl
 
4 March 2019
This New Political Party in Poland Wants to 're-Christianise' Europe Premium

Father Rydzyk controls a media empire accused of amplifying homophobic and sexist views. Now, he’s seen as the driving force behind a new political party. From openDemocracy.

By Lidia Kurasinska
 
18 February 2019
Central European Summit in Jerusalem Called Off Premium

Benjamin Netanyahu hoped to cement ties with fellow nationalists, boost campaign for European recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

 
15 February 2019
Kaczynski’s Risky Road Ahead Premium

Poland's governing party and its leader seem little affected by mounting scandals, but it’s a big chance to take that the situation will continue.

By Martin Ehl
 
11 February 2019
The Under-Recognized Guardians of Freedom Premium

The importance of media academics, especially those with an appetite for public service, is often under-played.

By Peter Gross
 
4 February 2019
Progressive, Pro-EU Party Aims to ‘Bring Fresh Air to Polish Politics’ Premium

Led by a popular gay politician, Wiosna’s liberal platform might still have a shot in the conservative, Catholic country. 

 

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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. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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