State against family
Jan Maria Jackowski
In the shadow of the crash at Smolensk and the presidential campaign the Parliament passed the extraordinary bill on domestic violence counteraction in an almost unnoticed way. »
What is Poland like?
On the thirtieth day after the plane crash at Smolensk, according to the liturgical custom of the Church, we remembered the national drama and asked for God’s mercy for the victims’ souls. »
Questions without answers
Wieslawa Lewandowska talks to Prof. Romuald Szeremietiew about the possible deeper causes of the plane crash at Smolensk.
This does not result from any special desire to criticise this government but the knowledge, which I acquired gaining academic degrees in the field of defence and holding the high posts in the department of defence. »
Poland after 10 April
We are wondering what to do in order not to lose the moral awakening we experienced during the national mourning; so that this big wave of solidarity become a creative power of responsibility for Poland before God and faith in Poland’s strength, her importance in Europe and her future. »
Wieslawa Lewandowska talks to Professor Jacek Trznadel about lies, political correctness and ‘benefits’ flowing from the plane crash at Smolensk.
Poland at a turning point
Cardinal Stanislaw Nagy, SCJ
We can still hear the solemn voice of the Sigismund Bell, the words of the papal delegate, Primate Muszynski, the stylised solemnly uttered speech by Parliament Speaker Komorowski, who is the acting president »
Difficult legacy of the President
On 14 April 2010, at the Presidential Palace, near the Monument to Adam Mickiewicz and near the Carmelite Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Warsaw, Wieslawa Lewandowska talks to Dr. Tomasz Zukowski about the truth declared untrue and Poles’ brainwave. »
Until death do us part
This love was evident in their ways of looking at each other and in their gestures. They loved each other. ‘My dad often embraces mum’, their daughter Marta said. »
We will remember!
Andrzej Tarwid, in collaboration with Anna Maslana
‘You died fulfilling your duties. May you rest in peace’, Maciej Lopinski, Head of the Presidential Chancellery, said in his farewell address to the victims of the plane crash in Pilsudski Square in Warsaw. »
President of ‘God – Honour – Homeland’
Lech Kaczynski would be only 61 on 18 June 2010 but he had a very beautiful, patriotic biography: President of the Republic of Poland (2005-2010), Mayor of the City of Warsaw (2002-2005), Minister of Justice and the Public Prosecutor General (2000-2001), President of the Supreme Chamber of Control (1992-95). »
Now the whole world will hear about Katyn
Exactly 70 years ago at the site of the Katyn genocide, the place where the flower of the Polish nation was murdered, the plane crash happened and the flower of the Polish politicians »
Great tragedy, great mourning, great prayer
Milena Kindziuk, Andrzej Tarwid
The plane crash at Smolensk shows how fragile human life is, how insignificant all quarrels are. As a nation we faced an examination. Why God?
In Poland time stopped on 10 April 2010. The flags on state buildings were lowered to half-staff. »
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