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A 21st-century Polish epic
Based on historical events, Olga Tokarczuk’s massive novel is simultaneously heartbreaking and comic.
by Jeannine Marie Pitas
First nine women ordained as Lutheran pastors in Poland
Stefan Wyszyński and Elżbieta Róża Czacka beatified in Poland
by Vanessa Gera
Standing in the remains of the death camps in Poland
I was outraged. I wanted to burn it all down. I wanted to pray.
by Jane Charney
The man who volunteered to be imprisoned at Auschwitz
In the face of evil, we tend to keep our heads down. Not Witold Pilecki.
by Sally Dyck
The Polish far right's complicated relationship with the Catholic church
In the rise of European secularism, Poland is an exception. Not in the rise of right-wing extremism.
by Philip Jenkins