Thousands in Poland Protested New Restrictions on Abortion
55,000 people took to the streets of Warsaw to demonstrate against the right-wing government's newest attempt to make it almost impossible for women to legally end a pregnancy.
Some of Warsaw's Best Candy Is Sold in the Cemetery
In the Polish capital, All Saints’ Day is a time to remember saints, martyrs, and loved ones—and to gorge on delicious sweets known as pańska skórka, sold at makeshift stalls in the city’s cemeteries.
In Search of Poland’s Post-Communist Pizza Baguette
As a kid in Poland, I grew up eating zapiekanki, a loaded cheesy baguette snack popularised by street vendors after the collapse of the Soviet Union.
Here's 17 Record Stores You Should Visit Before You Die
From Canada to China, our guide to the top destinations for vinyl aficionados.
In Poland, the Art of Confession Gets Personal
Artists use their own stories to create more universal visibility in 'Ministry of Internal Affairs. Intimacy as Text.'
Jesus Christ Is Now Officially the King of Poland
Some photos from Christ's coronation, which took place in Krakow last weekend.
I Got My Car Fixed in a Polish Prison
Warsaw's Rakowiecka Prison doesn't advertise – since it's one of the best car repair centres in the city, word of mouth is enough to keep the inmates busy.
What It's Like to Have an Illegal Abortion
It's a crime to have an abortion in Poland, so what do you do when an unwanted pregnancy could ruin your life?
Photos of Polish People Protesting a Near-Total Ban on Abortion
Polish MPs voted in favour of an abortion ban on Friday morning.
Karol Gryforuk, Words by Katarzyna Stupnicka
The Stories in This Polish Cookbook Are Just as Important as the Recipes
“The idea was to use food as a window into Polish culture,” says Zuza Zak, author of Polska: New Polish Cooking. “I don’t think it matters if the taste isn’t always authentic."
Polish Students, Bikers and Nationalists Marched Together on the Anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising
Explore Eastern Europe’s Historical Housing with Architectural Nesting Dolls
Polish design studio Zupagrafika creates a set of Matryoshka inspired by concrete, Eastern Bloc apartment buildings.