With it's latest reforms, Poland's leading Law and Justice party is hindering any progress towards a viable judiciary.
Criminalising suggestions that Poland was complicit in German atrocities during World War II denies history and will hinder scholarship.
Seventy years after the end of World War II, a battle is taking place over Polish collective memory.
Reforms to the judiciary are a threat to democracy – and that affects us all.
The Law and Justice party are making a grab for the Polish capital, by making it massive, but ultimately residents may pay the price.
An historian based in Poland sees many similarities between Trump and authoritarian nationalists like Poland's Jarosław Kaczyński. But the parallels only go so far.
Poland's women may have won the abortion battle, but the ruling Law and Justice Party is cracking down on dissent elsewhere.