The decision breaks a long-running deadlock between PiS and the opposition.
Polish ruling party’s human rights nominee offers to let opposition pick his deputies to break deadlock
Ahead of a Senate vote on his candidacy, PiS MP Bartłomiej Wróblewski has offered a “compromise”.
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Adam Bodnar warned that Poland is heading “in the direction of an undemocratic state”.
Polish census discriminates against disabled, LGBT and ethnic minorities, warns human rights official
The census is inaccessible to visually impaired people, does not allow trans people to choose gender identity, and forbids non-Polish letters.
Adam Bodnar must vacate his position within three months.
Orlen has bought hundreds of local media outlets.
Agnieszka Wądołowska (article also available in English) W zeszłym tygodniu Sąd Rejonowy w Płocku uniewinnił trzy aktywistki, oskarżone o obrazę uczuć religijnych po tym jak Matce Boskiej Częstochowskiej doprawiły tęczową aureolę. Reakcje na wyrok dobrze pokazują, jak...
“Offending religious feelings” can land you in jail for two years.
A transgender person who underwent a sex reassignment procedure abroad has won the right to have her sex change recognised in her Polish passport.
Former prime minister Donald Tusk compared the restrictions to martial law.
Poland’s human rights commissioner on the state of democracy, LGBT protests and “dormant civic energy”
An exclusive interview with Adam Bodnar as his five-year term comes to an end.
W wywiadzie dla “Notes from Poland” Adam Bodnar podsumowuje swoją kadencję RPO, która właśnie dobiega końca.
The commissioner for human rights’s office hailed the rulings as unprecedented.