“Defending the good name of the Polish nation.”
Israel, Poland, and Putin.
The attempt to revoke Jan Gross’s Order of Merit.
Eyewitness reportage from Poland helps explain the Holocaust better than a shelf of well-researched histories.
Poland offered Jews some of the best conditions they ever experienced in exile—until it didn’t. How are Poles dealing with that history today?
Currently, the grounds where the Sobibor death camp once stood are treated like a public park, where locals go to ride bicycles, take a stroll,. . .
The Polish author Marek Hlasko grew up during World War II. In the late 1950s, after a precocious success as a writer of fiction, he. . .
The husband-and-wife team of Rick and Laura Brown has reconstructed the synagogue of the Polish town of Gwoździec. In an interview, Rick Brown discusses the. . .
A gripping new film by Pawel Pawlikowski engages the darkness of both the Holocaust and postwar Communist Poland while offering something like hope.
Jews managed 85 percent of the taverns in early 19th-century Poland, without ever adopting a drinking culture of their own. How come?