Polish Amazon Workers Are Organizing

By Alex N. Press, Jacobin. -

Although Amazon is based in the United States, its workforce now extends around the world. This has been used by the company to suppress wages and increase productivity through greater [...]

Dangerous US Military Presence In Poland And Eastern Europe

By Bruce Gagnon, Space for Peace. -

Washington is upping the ante on Moscow.  The message appears to be ‘surrender to western capital or we will continue to militarily encircle your nation’.  A new and deadly arms race that could [...]

Activists Denied Entry To Poland For Climate Summit

By Natalie Sauer, Climate Change News. -

Members of the network attributed this to Poland’s controversial anti-terror legislation passed ahead of the UN climate summit Cop24, which gives authorities the power to “collect, obtain, [...]

‘Obvious Threat’: Russian Officials Warn Poland Not To Proceed With Permanent US Military Base

Moscow will have to respond if Warsaw pushes through a plan to build a permanent US base on its soil, top Russian officials have warned, as the Polish defense chief said construction of the [...]

Polish Police Forcefully Remove Activists Against Far-Right March

By Chloe Farand, www.independent.co.uk -

By Chloe Farand for Independent - Female protesters were holding up photos of Heather Heyer, who was killed at the white supremacists rally in Charlottesville. Polish police broke up a feminist [...]

Poland May Walk Back Anti-Abortion Plans After Massive Protest

By Staff, www.Reuters.com -

By Staff of Reuters - WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland’s ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party has looked firmly in control since sweeping to power a year ago but it may have pressed its conservative [...]

A New Left In Poland?

By Lorenzo Marsili, www.euralter.com -

Interview with Marcelina Zawisza and Maciej Konieczny by Lorenzo Marsili in European Alternatives. “We are not the old Left. It is more than clear if you look at our faces, our age, the way we [...]

Enormous, ‘Seriously Destabilizing’ NATO War Games Begin In Poland

By Deirdre Fulton, www.commondreams.org -

By Deirdre Fulton for Common Dreams - Drawing Russian rebuke, NATO members and partners on Monday launched what is being called the largest war game in decades—a 10-day exercise involving 31,000 [...]

Poland Makes $250,000 Payout To Torture Victims

By Vanessa Gera, www.bigstory.ap.org -

Poland is paying a quarter of a million dollars to two terror suspects allegedly tortured by the CIA in a secret facility in this country — prompting outrage among many here who feel they are [...]

Polish Farmers Block Motorways For Land Rights, No GMOs

By Oliver Tickell, www.theecologist.org -

Poland's biggest ever farmers' protest is now entering its second week after closing down key motorways and main 'A' roads. Rallies and blockades have so far taken place in over 50 locations [...]

400 Days Of Protest Stops Shale Gas Exploration

By Political Critique, www.politicalcritique.org -

On Monday, July 7th, 2014, at 4 AM, the employees of the American company Chevron left the village Żurawlów in the Lubelskie Region. After 400 days of persisting protest, the farmers, inhabitants [...]

Neo-Nazi Groups Terrorize Warsaw, Poland On Independence Day

By Staff, www.revolution-news.com -

Neo nazi fascists are active in a place where nazis tortured and killed about 6 million Polish citizens between 1939 and 1945. A nazi march that attacked the Przychodnia squat in Poland today was [...]

Tens Of Thousands Protest Labor Reforms In Poland

By Staff, www.dw.de -

At least 100,000 workers marched through Warsaw on Saturday in protest against Prime Minister Tusk's labor reforms, which have raised the retirement age, placed some private pension funds under [...]