We Need European Unity
We are entering the third year of what has been an extremely difficult pandemic, face a growing economic crisis, and now there is an additional menace coming from our eastern neighbour. Vladimir Putin is effectively and cynically exploiting European weaknesses and crises.
The Lesson of Jan Karski for Our World
Heritage of Jan Karski, whose harrowing reports on what Germans were doing in Auschwitz were ignored by the world, is now a moral call to action in defence of human rights.
The largest underground army in the world
The Polish Home Army was among the largest underground armies that challenged Nazi Germany. As opposed to other such large forces operating in the Soviet Union and Yugoslavia, it was also the only one which fought for genuine freedom and democracy.
The Polish Underground provided valuable intelligence to the Allies
The USSR, on the other hand, viewed the role of the London backed Home Army (Armia Krajowa -AK) as an agent of anti-Communism, and in January 1944 created its own underground organisation (Armia Ludowa- AL) which targeted not only the German occupying forces, but also the AK in preparation for setting up a Communist Poland.
“Can you imagine”? The AK and the Polish Underground in World War II
The question “can you imagine?” is so simple and yet so profound. It is difficult to truly imagine what she lived through; the fear, the suffering, the devastation, the loss endured and the heroism, selflessness and sacrifice given by those who never imagined they could until they had to.
Prof. Wojciech ROSZKOWSKI
The Home Army is more than a "resistance movement"
The Home Army is more than a „resistance movement”.
Holocaust – the crime the world ignored
When the Polish government-in-exile called for action to stop the Holocaust in 1942, its appeals fell on deaf ears. The architects of the crime planned in Wannsee were yet hidden behind a veil of silence.