A Republic of Letters · Authoritarianism in Poland

Polish democracy will need more than strong institutions to survive

The PiS government in Warsaw’s assault on liberal democracy has been raging for over a year now, and, while much of Europe has turned its attention away to other news, the fight goes on to stop Poland from taking the road to authoritarianism.

Authoritarianism in Poland · European Politics

Tribunal judgement deepens Poland’s constitutional crisis

The recently elected PiS government in Poland has become even more isolated after its decision to take Poland down an authoritarian path, as the constitutional court has recently ruled against it. As its opponents grow on all sides, what does this mean for Polish democracy?