POLAND: Media protest against the planned ‘advertising tax’. This means bankruptcy for many media and limits to pluralism
Banner "Free media - free people" in Warsaw on December 17, 2016. Protest organized by KOD (Committee for the Defence of Democracy) against the government's plan to restrict the work of journalists in the country's parliament building from January 1, 2017. Participants blocked a road to the Sejm (the lower chamber of the Polish parliament). (Photo by Maciej Luczniewski/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

POLAND: Media protest against the planned ‘advertising tax’. This means bankruptcy for many media and limits to pluralism

- Analysis by OKO press, published on 11 February 2021 on Rule of Law, accessible here. Media in Poland protest against the planned ‘advertising tax’. This means bankruptcy for many…

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POLAND: Leader of Poland’s abortion protests charged with “insulting police” and “causing epidemic threat”

- Analysis done by Notes From Poland, published on 10 February 2021, accessible here. The leader of mass protests in Poland against a near-total abortion ban has been charged with…

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POLAND: Women rights demonstrations wake up the country, in the context of restricted civic space during the pandemic

Analysis by Filip Pazderski, Institute of Public Affairs Download it here  Introduction of first anti-pandemic measures and their influence on a civic space As the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic was developing in…

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POLAND: Police arrest 48 pro-LGBT protesters

Article originally published in DW, 8 August 2020 – accessible here Dozens of protesters were arrested after trying to stop the detention of an LGBT+ activist who draped rainbow flags…

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