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  1. foreign policy
    Biden Says Putin ‘Cannot Remain in Power’The White House quickly tried to walk back the comment, insisting the president wasn’t talking about regime change.
  2. donald trump
    Trump Congratulates Poland for the Catastrophe of Its Invasion by GermanySurely the Poles appreciate a presidential attaboy on the anniversary of the beginning of World War II and the Holocaust.
  3. foreign interests
    Poland’s Judicial Purge Fails, But Nationalists’ Fight With the E.U. Isn’t OverThough they’ve backed down for now, agreeing to reinstate Supreme Court judges, Polish nationalists are looking to European Parliament elections.
  4. foreign affairs
    Poland’s Holocaust Law and the Right-Wing Desire to Rewrite HistoryNew restrictions on speech reflect right-wing nationalists’ obsession with whitewashing the crimes of the past.
  5. Nikki Haley (Apparently) Duped by Prank Call From Fake Polish Prime MinisterThe U.N. ambassador assured the Polish leader that she was aware of Russia’s meddling in (the fake island of) Binomo’s recent elections.
  6. select all
    I’m Inspired by This HorseGo, horse, go!
  7. foreign policy
    The Anti-Semitism Around Donald TrumpWhy does he seem so willing to enable a dark form of nationalist politics?
  8. Bused-in Crowds Do Their Job During Trump’s Warsaw SpeechTrump lavishes praise on Poland, reaffirms his commitment to NATO, and even brings up Russia to a cheering audience.
  9. Poland Is Busing Trump Supporters to Warsaw to Ensure Cheering CrowdsThe government reportedly promised the White House cheering crowds for Trump’s speech, and this is how it will deliver.
  10. Watch a Polish Airport Security Worker Catch a Falling Baby It’s way more impressive than it sounds, honest. 
  11. early and awkward
    Mitt Romney Adviser to Press: ‘Kiss My Ass … Shove It’The Offend the World megatour continues.
  12. international relations
    While Honoring WWII Hero, Obama Nearly Starts War With PolandPoles are understandably sensitive about being conflated with Nazis.
  13. the worst form of travel
    Watch a Newark Flight Touch Down in Poland Without Landing GearEveryone was okay.
  14. ash holes
    Volcanic Ash Keeps Obama From Polish President’s FuneralThe U.S. ambassador to Poland, Lee Feinstein, will represent Obama.
  15. sad things
    Plane Crash in Russia Kills Polish PresidentAir-traffic controllers tried to stop the pilots from attempting to land.
  16. god’s work
    Look Out, Poland!Goldman Sachs is opening a branch in Warsaw.
  17. international intrigue
    There Will Be No Interceptor Missiles for the Children of Poland This ChristmasWhich is to say, President Obama has new plans for his predecessor’s missile shield.