IN THIS MONTH'S WEB EDITION:
PARLIAMENT TO INVESTIGATE CIA PAYMENT FOR
“BLACK SITES.” — Polish MPs will investigate how the secret services used the USD 30 million received from the CIA for hosting their “black sites.”
IDA SWEEPS EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS. Paweł Pawlikowski’s feature
film Ida won five top European Film prizes, popularly known as “European Oscars,” at the latest European
Film Awards ceremony held in Riga, Estonia.
TURKEY LIFTS VISA REQUIREMENT FOR POLES. hile the
United States continues to dance around the issue of visa requirements for Poles, the prime minister of Turkey has announced the requirements will be dropped for Poles as part of talks
marking 600 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
RAIN TAKES TOLL ON LANDMARK. Last summer, the skies
opened up over New York City, and inundated part of Manhattan with five inches of rain in a few hours. The deluge was more than the roof of the Kosciuszko Foundation could handle, and
water made its way into the building, causing an electrical short-circuit, and thousands of dollars of damage to walls and ceilings.
Crisis Revives Cold-war Climate Russian
Planes Buzzing NATO airspace
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IN THIS MONTH’S PRINT EDITION
- Churches on the Chopping Block
- A Millennium of Polish Jewry
- President Obama Visits Chicago Polonia
- Nowakowski Brothers See Future for Landmark
- Polish American Congress on Immigration
- Celebrating the Feast of Epiphany
- Copernicus House to Be Razed
- Polish Filmmakers Win Big
- Meet Miss Poland
- America’s Championing of Polish Independence Day
- Raleigh Welcomes Paderewski
- Wesołego Nowego Roku! Happy New Year!
- Ukraine Makes Move Toward NATO
- Spirit of Giving
- Social Problems Abound in Belarus
- New Museum Highlights Millennium of Polish Jewry
- The First “Zupapalooza” Bowls Them Over
- The Oracle of Buffalo
- Nephew’s Research Leads to New Appreciation
- Brad Does it His Way
- Traditional Winter Soups
- Achievers and Greasers
- On Language: “Daj mi buzi” and “Jak się masz?”
- Social History and Our Ancestors
- My name is Kowalski. Am I from Nobility?
- Dom Polski in Perry, New York
- The Battles for Łódż and Galicia
- Polonia on Film: Mr. Soft Touch
- Largest U. S. Cities/Municipalities Ranked in Terms of
Their Polish American Populations
- Wheeling Polka Festival
- The “Twins’” “Connecticut Staś”
- Polish American Musuem Accepts Zaborski Archives
- Frania Urbanik Guest Speaker
- and more!