Poland’s minister of justice, Zbigniew Ziobro often referred to as “The Sheriff” because of his aggressive lumpen attitude towards both law and political opponents, is working on tightening the law regarding one of the most grotesque elements in the Polish legal system – penalization of ‘religious feelings offense’.“Whoever offends the religious feelings of others by publicly insulting a religious object[Продължение…]
Once the power fell into the hands of the Catholic fundamentalist the pendulum has drastically swung to the right. Although things had started to deteriorate long before Law & Justice won the general elections in October 2015, the new authorities provided the until then marginalized far-right sects huge legitimacy. The effects are here for all of us to see.Growing aggressive[Продължение…]
The first attempt on the part of the Polish government to start installing a fundamentalist catholic regime was defeated by the so called Black Protest. Now Law & Justice strikes back – with a vengeance.For life – this is what the new project is called, but if one takes a closer look it is not at all difficult to figure[Продължение…]
The Polish political deadlock continues. Obviously the pat situation cannot last long, but the unfortunate aspect is that there seems to be no good way out. That is, no good way out for the people; otherwise, one of the wings of the local elite shall finally prevail.