Andrzej Duda Jarosław Kaczyński PiS Presidential election News Poland

Discord on Polish right: Kaczyński and President Duda haven’t talked one-on-one in 4 years

The Law and Justice (PiS) leader Jarosław Kaczyński appeared on Catholic “Radio Plus” and was asked about remarks made by Marcin Mastalerek, President Duda’s chief aide, that he and the president had not had a face-to-face meeting in three years.  Kaczyński replied that the two had not spoken privately to each other “for four years […]
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Jarosław Kaczyński Parliamentary commitee Pegasus Commentary Poland
4 WEEKS AGOJarosław Kaczyński Parliamentary commitee Pegasus Commentary Poland

The triumph of Jarosław Kaczyński before the parliamentary committee on surveillance has made the Polish authorities tremble

The leader of the Law and Justice (PiS) party knocked out the parliamentary committee members during Friday’s hearing in the Sejm, writes political commentator Michał Karnowski

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Election Jarosław Kaczyński PiS News Poland
2M AGOElection Jarosław Kaczyński PiS News Poland

Polish conservatives are in huge trouble, and PiS party leader Kaczyński is to blame, says leading intellectual

Polish conservative leadership is too old, the party had no plan B in the case of election defeat, and nearly all media is now in the hands of liberals, argues Historian Prof. Andrzej Nowak, who is blaming PiS party leader Jarosław Kaczyński for the ongoing disaster

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EU Jarosław Kaczyński Mateusz Morawiecki Rule fo law Commentary Poland
3M AGOEU Jarosław Kaczyński Mateusz Morawiecki Rule fo law Commentary Poland

Poland’s rule of law battle with the EU: A grand farce?

Jarosław Kaczyński’s recent assertion that the EU’s fight for rule of law in Poland is “nothing but a grand comedy” has sparked both controversy and a moment of harsh truth, writes Paweł Lisicki, editor of the conservative Do Rzeczy weekly

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Jarosław Kaczyński Maciej Wąsik Mariusz Kamiński PiS prison Torture News Poland
3M AGOJarosław Kaczyński Maciej Wąsik Mariusz Kamiński PiS prison Torture News Poland

‘He had been tortured’ – Kaczyński accuses Tusk of personally ordering hunger-striking MP to be force-fed, calls for new government

According to Mariusz Kamiński, the PiS MP who was on a hunger strike, on the last day of his prison sentence he was strapped to a bed and an extremely painful attempt was made to force a feeding tube up his nose

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Donald Tusk Jarosław Kaczyński Polish elections Sławomir Mentzen Władysław Kosiniak-Kamysz News Poland Trending
6M AGODonald Tusk Jarosław Kaczyński Polish elections Sławomir Mentzen Władysław Kosiniak-Kamysz News Poland Trending

First reactions to exit poll results: Kaczyński plays waiting game, Tusk and Third Way celebrating

The parties reacted immediately to the exit poll, which showed the opposition having a majority of seats in parliament, even though the conservative PiS (Law and Justice) party won the most votes in the election and will be the largest party in parliament

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Donald Tusk Election campaign Jarosław Kaczyński Security Commentary Crime Poland
7M AGODonald Tusk Election campaign Jarosław Kaczyński Security Commentary Crime Poland

Polish election: Tusk’s opposition falters as PiS strengthens grip

In a pivotal weekend for Polish politics, just two weeks before the general election, Donald Tusk’s opposition failed to capitalize on crucial moments, allowing the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party to solidify its position, writes conservative columnist Michał Karnowski

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Jarosław Kaczyński Lampedusa migration crisis Migration Pact News Poland
7M AGOJarosław Kaczyński Lampedusa migration crisis Migration Pact News Poland

As Lampedusa crisis rages, Poland adopts resolution against EU’s mandatory relocation of migrants 

The EU is gearing up to relocate migrants from Italy, and that likely means countries such as Poland, which have traditionally rejected migrant quotas, could end up with thousands of new arrivals

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Jarosław Kaczyński Mateusz Morawieczki PiS Polish government Crime News Poland
10M AGOJarosław Kaczyński Mateusz Morawieczki PiS Polish government Crime News Poland

Two prime ministers in Poland? Photo from latest cabinet meeting causes shock

A photograph from the first meeting of the Polish council of ministers since the leader of the ruling party Jarosław Kaczyński rejoined the government as deputy prime minister has aroused more interest than the subject of the meeting

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Child protection law Children Elżbieta Witek Jarosław Kaczyński Sexualization News Poland
12M AGOChild protection law Children Elżbieta Witek Jarosław Kaczyński Sexualization News Poland

Plans to protect children and support parents endorsed by speaker of Polish parliament

The leader of the ruling conservative Law and Justice (PiS), Jarosław Kaczyński, joined the speaker of Poland’s parliament, Elżbieta Witek, in promising legislation to help parents protect children from sexualization in schools

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Court ruling Jarosław Kaczyński Radosław Sikorski Smolensk crash News Poland Trending
1 YEAR AGOCourt ruling Jarosław Kaczyński Radosław Sikorski Smolensk crash News Poland Trending

Poland’s governing party leader settles libel dispute with Polish MEP by donating funds to Ukrainian army

The payment was demanded by Radosław Sikorski as an apology by Jarosław Kaczyński for accusing him of “diplomatic treason” in relation to the 2010 Smolensk plane crash

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Civil War Jarosław Kaczyński Law and Justice PiS Polish opposition News Poland
1 YEAR AGOCivil War Jarosław Kaczyński Law and Justice PiS Polish opposition News Poland

Poland could face civil war, warns Polish conservative leader as tensions grow before election

“They are proposing something like a civil war, and if there is no resistance — and I am sure there would be resistance — then that would not be civil war but the pacification of opponents”

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Culture war Jarosław Kaczyński Leftist ideology neo-marxism News Poland
1 YEAR AGOCulture war Jarosław Kaczyński Leftist ideology neo-marxism News Poland

‘Poland can’t take in what is wrong and harmful from the West,’ says Polish conservative leader Kaczyński

Poland’s Law and Justice (PiS) will do everything in its power to stop leftists groups from “terrorizing schools,” says the head of the country’s ruling conservative party

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Vistula Spit Canal Indpendence Jarosław Kaczyński Polish opposition Russia Vistula Spit canal Commentary Poland
2 YEARS AGOIndpendence Jarosław Kaczyński Polish opposition Russia Vistula Spit canal Commentary Poland

Why has Poland’s Vistula Split canal project angered the country’s left-wing opposition?

The canal through Vistula Spit is the next example of a key investment in Poland’s sovereignty, which is why it was undermined by the opposition from the very beginning, writes Michał Karnowski

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Jarosław Kaczyński Culture war Germany; European Union Jarosław Kaczyński Karpacz Economic Forum News Poland
2 YEARS AGOCulture war Germany; European Union Jarosław Kaczyński Karpacz Economic Forum News Poland

Kaczyński: ‘USA and Britain are our closest allies but the West is culturally alien to us’

The leader of the Polish ruling Law and Justice (PiS) says he understood the large cultural differences between Poland and Western Europe as soon as he first visited Vienna in 1989

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Ursula von der Leyen European Commission Jarosław Kaczyński Milestones Rule-of-law Ursula von der Leyen Commentary Poland
2 YEARS AGOEuropean Commission Jarosław Kaczyński Milestones Rule-of-law Ursula von der Leyen Commentary Poland

Von der Leyen is being dishonest about EU funding for Poland

The opposition’s stance of supporting EU institutions against the ruling party in Poland, even when those institutions are behaving dishonestly towards Poland, may lead to a future in which no Polish government will ever be able to question EU decisions, writes Piotr Zaremba for portal Interia.pl

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Polsat News Lech Kaczyński Jarosław Kaczyński Joanna Staniszkis Lech Kaczyński Paweł Śpiewak Polish opposition Commentary Poland
2 YEARS AGOJarosław Kaczyński Joanna Staniszkis Lech Kaczyński Paweł Śpiewak Polish opposition Commentary Poland

Polish politics already has its picture of the year

The scene from the Polish TV show depicting the reaction to an opposition politician’s shocking statement about the Kaczyński brothers deserves the award for best political picture of the year, writes Goran Andrijanić

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Jarosław Kaczyński Germany Jarosław Kaczyński PiS Reparations World War II News Poland
2 YEARS AGOGermany Jarosław Kaczyński PiS Reparations World War II News Poland

‘If Germany is a moral superpower, then I am a young, tall blonde’ – Kaczyński demands Germany pay reparations to Poland, asks whether Germany is arming itself against Russia or Poland

The leader of Poland’s ruling party said Poland should officially demand reparations from Germany for World War II and mocked German claims of being a moral superpower

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Jarosław Kaczyński PiS Law and Justice convention Convention Jarosław Kaczyński Law and Justice PiS Politics News Poland
2 YEARS AGOConvention Jarosław Kaczyński Law and Justice PiS Politics News Poland

Kaczyński rallies his party at Warsaw convention

Jarosław Kaczyński, the leader of the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party in Poland, and who serves as deputy prime minister, used the occasion of a party convention to rally members in preparation for election year 2023 which will decide if the party gets an unprecedented third term in office

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