If the EU really wants to punish Poland, it should turn up the pressure on Hungary.
Nationalism has a new voice. That makes it all the more imperative to take its claims seriously and meet them head on.
Mateusz Morawiecki used to run an international bank. Now he leads an illiberal government.
“Western civilization” isn’t under threat. Universal values are.
Thousands took the streets. The protests appear to have worked.
A contentious overhaul of the country’s judiciary could see Brussels invoke the “nuclear option.”
With its latest move, Poland’s ruling party has effectively ended rule of law. It’s long past time for the EU to cut off the budding autocrats to the east.
Last week in Warsaw, President Donald Trump finally gave something close to a mature, clear, and thoughtful version of his governing philosophy.
After his most recent trip abroad, the president deserves credit for consistency — but not much else.
In Poland, the president had all the facts and stories and history right, but drew all the wrong lessons.
By lending support to the Three Seas Initiative, Trump wades into a complicated European fight over energy, access, and who calls the shots.
Extremists, bureaucrats, and the media are all threats to Trump’s idea of civilization.
A president usually never gets a second chance to make a first impression, but President Donald Trump intends to test that proposition over the next few days in Europe.