• Analysis

It’s an Orwellian move.

  • Jason Wittenberg and Jeffrey Kopstein
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  • Poland
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  • Feb 2
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  • Analysis

A new bill could leave the ruling PiS party in charge of the election process.

  • Kamil Marcinkiewicz and Mary Stegmaier
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  • Poland
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  • Jan 11, 2018
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  • Analysis

Meet the new boss, same as the old boss.

  • Anna Grzymala-Busse
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  • Poland
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  • Dec 12, 2017
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  • Analysis

Expect heavy street protests when the Law and Justice Party announces its backroom deal to control the courts.

  • Analysis

In Poland, Hungary, Venezuela and a host of other countries, power-sharing can protect democracy.

  • Benjamin A.T. Graham, Michael K. Miller and Kaare Strom
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  • Poland
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  • Oct 15, 2017
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  • Analysis

The party's nasty language may have hurt its cause.

  • Michał Bilewicz
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  • Poland
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  • Jul 31, 2017
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  • Analysis

Jarosław Kaczynski has unprecedented control over his political party — that’s a big problem for Polish democracy.

  • Hubert Tworzecki and Radosław Markowski
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  • Poland, Protest
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  • Jul 26, 2017
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  • Analysis

Poland’s democracy is still at risk.

  • Mary Stegmaier and Kamil Marcinkiewicz
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  • Poland, Protest
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  • Jul 25, 2017
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  • Analysis

Control of the Supreme Court plays into the PiS agenda.

  • Monika Nalepa
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  • Poland
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  • Jul 23, 2017
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  • Analysis

Once this bill is passed, the far-right government will have captured the courts. Watch for intimidation and election fraud next.

  • Kamil Marcinkiewicz and Mary Stegmaier
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  • Courts, Poland
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  • Jul 21, 2017
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