Will a letter sent by concerned lawmakers encourage leaders to change course or further polarize politics?
Blaming the Russians, or political opponents, only goes so far.
Brussels needs to admit that Warsaw's democratic charade is over.
Polish leaders thought peddling historical revisionism at home had no consequences; now, it could threaten two crucial alliances.
Central Europe’s populist revolt against the EU isn’t about safeguarding the West. It’s about rolling back freedoms and cozying up to Russia.
Western democracies that were once reliable defenders of human rights have been consumed by a nativist backlash, leaving an open field for dictators and demagogues.
If the EU really wants to punish Poland, it should turn up the pressure on Hungary.
Reagan intervened to rescue Poland from authoritarianism. Trump should do the same thing.
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.”