Opinion & Blogs

Opening statement of the exhibition Neighbours within the 10th edition of the WARSAW UNDER CONSTRUCTION festival During the recent years, … [...]
Thu, Oct 18, 2018 11:59:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
More than three weeks after the referendum in Macedonia, nothing has been settled. The referendum itself was about changing Macedonia’s … [...]
Wed, Oct 17, 2018 10:35:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Wojciech Janowski confesses to being behind killing of billionaire after years of denialA Polish man long suspected of ordering a mafia-style hit on his partner’s wealthy mother has broken down in a French court and confessed to being behind her killing after years of denying the accusations.Wojciech Janowski was Poland’s [...]
Tue, Oct 16, 2018 5:50:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
**update from the author: It has been revealed that the alleged telephone call between ship owner Pierre Darmanin and Economy Minister … [...]
Tue, Oct 16, 2018 12:14:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
When religious and nationalist longings combine, progressives need a powerful counter-narrativeThe regional elections in Bavaria resulted in a crushing defeat for the CSU party, which has ruled the province since 1950. It fell from almost half the votes to slightly over a third; at the same time its traditional rival [...]
Mon, Oct 15, 2018 4:58:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
For young Poles, being a pro-market conservative – and annoying at parties – is cool and trendy. Being leftist is passé. [...]
Mon, Oct 15, 2018 3:56:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
On Saturday, October 13th 2018, people in more than 50 European cities, from Minsk to Lisbon, from Nicosia to Eskilstuna, … [...]
Mon, Oct 15, 2018 9:54:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Based on real events, Kler has broken box office records and divided Catholic countryA film depicting Polish clerics as corrupt, drunken fornicators and paedophiles is smashing box office records in Poland, sparking controversy and encouraging hundreds of people to come forward with allegations of recent and historical abuse.Based on real [...]
Mon, Oct 15, 2018 4:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Foreign national held in prison for six months but his distress was misread, PPO report saysAn immigration detainee killed himself two days after staff determined in a three-minute meeting that his distress was down to toothache, despite him telling them he wanted to die after being held for nearly a [...]
Thu, Oct 11, 2018 2:46:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Another Day of Life also uses documentary to translate the horror and poetry of Ryszard Kapuściński’s book In November 1975, Ryszard Kapuściński telexed his editor in Warsaw to plead for permission to return home from Angola. The era of Portuguese colonialism was ending, the fight for independence that would become [...]
Tue, Oct 02, 2018 11:11:00 AM, Continue reading at the source