20th Aug 2016

Double standard?

Did Poland lose any international political advantage by censoring President Obama’s carefully worded remark’s regarding the Polish Constitutional Court issue? Does Poland now have the right to speak- even indirectly...

20th Jul 2016

The Augustów Roundup

Another Soviet crime against Poles in the period of the occupation which ended in 1989 By Frank J. Dmuchowski The magnitude of the Nazi and Soviet Crimes of outright murder...

11th Jul 2016

Warsaw’s NATO summit – a major breakthrough

By Robert Strybel, Warsaw Correspondent WARSAW – The recent two-day summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization has changed Central-East Europe’s security structure. For the first time ever, the 28-nation...

11th May 2016

What “BREXIT” may mean for Poland

Britain’s pending departure from the European Union unleashes a wave of speculation, dilemmas and options By Robert Strybel, Warsaw Correspondent WARSAW–When Britons voted 52% to 48% in their June referendum...

20th Feb 2016

If everything was so great economically in Poland, why did PO lose so decisively to PIS in the fall 2015 elections?

By Frank J. Dmuchowski The opponents of the new PIS (Law and Justice) dominated Polish Government would have you believe that this government is some sort of evil cabal masterminded...

18th Jan 2016

A Different View of Poland

Poland has been recently, to use a metaphoric expression, “on the lips” of many western European and American newspapers. Interestingly the headlines have been quite scary and very negative: “Ultra-right...

25th Dec 2015

Much Ado About the Recent Media Frenzy in Hamtramck. Mayor Karen Majewski Speaks with the Polish Weekly.

The Polish Weekly-Tygodnik Polski (TP): How many interviews have your granted recently? Mayor Karen Majewski: I can’t even tell you; just today there were two already. First, the BBC this...