Type: Public event

WCEE Lecture: Poland, The EU, and Illiberal Democracy


Krzysztof Śmiszek, Polish human rights lawyer, activist, and managing editor of the Anti-Discrimination Law Review

Date & Time

Sep 11, 2018, 4:00-5:20 pm EDT


Weiser Hall 1010
500 Church Street Ann Arbor, MI 48109

In 2015, Poland entered a new era. The right-wing and populist government decided to change the way Poland carries out its internal and external policies under the slogan “A Good Change” ("Dobra zmiana"). Since then, the Law and Justice government has worked diligently to dismantle the constitutional system, destroy the balance of powers, and undermine the justice system.

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