Andrzej Duda has scraped home in the Polish presidential election with 51.2% of the vote sparking fears among Poland’s LGBT on further crackdowns and the diminution of the community’s human rights.
The Jewish community in Warsaw has vowed to protect LGBT+ people from statements by Polish President Andrzej Duda.
In light of the currently deteriorating situation in Poland for LGBT+ individuals, Pride in London, the organiser of the UK’s largest Pride, has called on the Foreign Secretary, Dominic Rabb MP, to intervene directly to safeguard LGBT+ rights. Pride in London has expressed serious concerns at the ongoing situation where over Continue Reading
Last Saturday, people identifying as LGBTQ+ and their allies marched at the very first Pride in the Polish city of Bialystok. What was meant to be a beautiful tribute to love and acceptance ended up in violence and fear. Soccer hooligans and conservative campaigners organised a brutal counter-protest, with some people Continue Reading
If you believe the legends, Poland’s cultural capital Krakow was founded on the defeat of a dragon, and it’s true a mythical atmosphere permeates its attractive streets and squares.