- Women to hold strike against proposed abortion ban By Aleksandra Smoleń
Following recent protests against a proposed total abortion ban, a general “warning strike" of women is planned across Poland and beyond for next Monday
- "Black Protest" against abortion ban in Poland By Steven Hoffman
Over 1,000 Cracovians gathered on the Main Square dressed in black to protest a law advanced by the ruling PiS party which would ban all abortions.
- Krakow News 20 September 2016: Footbridge "love locks" to be cut / Park Jordana renovation petitioned / Rubbish plant offering tours By Krakow Post
City to remove lovers' locks on Kłatka Bernatka / Park Jordana renovation petitioned / Huge rubbish plant offering tours (Krakow News 20 September 2016)
- Bull on the Page: To Brexit or not to Brexit? By Mike Doherty
Next Thursday, June 23rd, the UK will hold a referendum to decide whether the country wishes to continue its membership of the European Union or to leave.…
- Cracovians to protest proposed abortion law with clothes hangers By Steven Hoffman
A proposed bill which would impose a total ban on abortion in Poland has drawn ire across the country from women's groups and others, who plan to protest…
- Fighting the phrase "Polish death camps" with education, not censorship By Daniel Tilles, Notes from Poland
While it is completely understandable that Poland wants to stamp out the misleading and offensive phrase ‘Polish death camps’, this should be done…
- Kino Mania: The Red Captain (2016) By Steven Hoffman
The epochal shift to Czech capitalism is a merely decorative background to a story that turns into a big-screen penny dreadful in Kollár's The Red Captain
- Jewish Krakow: Ride for the Living 2016 By JCC Krakow
The 3rd annual Ride For The Living saw 150 participants cycle 55-miles (90 km) from the gate of Auschwitz-Birkenau to the Jewish Community Centre of Krakow.
- Kino Mania: United States of Love (Zjednoczone Stany Miłości) (2016) By Giuseppe Sedia
Until Tomasz Wasilewski's United States of Love, the subject of the transition years to capitalism has certainly been underutilized by Polish screenwriters.
- Krakow Music 30 September - 6 October: New metal, old trip hop, Nordic prog, and Edith Piaf By Dewey Gurall
Obscure Sphinx, the Vamps, Édith Piaf (in Polish!), Skye and Ross, Katatonia, and more bring eclectic musical goodness to your upcoming Krakow week...
- Krakow Music 23-25 September 2016: Americana, Hip Hop, and Faux Metal By Dewey Gurall
OK, Krakow- how about a well-rounded musical weekend? "Dinosaur Rock" from Los Gasolineros, a (free!) rap battle, and one for fans of Spinal Tap...
- Krakow Music 16-22 September 2016: Benefit gigs, pigeon rock, and street music... By Dewey Gurall
Upcoming local music: Magia Marzeń children's benefit festival, exotic Annatura, weirdos Bleeding Moses, folky Voodoo Seeds, and our own Krakow Street Band!
- Drop In: Qrudo Food & Wine By Stuart Wadsworth
I decided to find out and do something I haven't done for a while: visit a Polish food restaurant, Qrudo Food & Wine in the heart of Kazimierz.
- Drop In: Industrial Resto & Bar By Stuart Wadsworth
Industrial, serving modern Polish/International haute-cuisine, fits the vibe of this area; the building housing the restaurant looks like an art gallery
- Drop In: Bon Appetit By Stuart Wadsworth
A French twist on Polish cooking: If I experience a better suffusion of flavours in a dish this year than at Bon Appetit, I will be extremely happy.
- Krakow football rivals running out of steam By Chafik Ouassal
Since the boiling derby, Krakow-based teams haven't been doing too well in the league. In their last couple of games, the two rivals shared a similar…
- Wisła vs. Cracovia: The 192nd Grand Derby of Krakow By Stefan Kubiczyn
Cracovia 2 - 1 Wisła Kraków After the 192nd Grand Derby of Krakow – the grudge match between Krakow’s two rival football clubs which has been…
- Krakow Football 2016: The story so far By Chafik Ouassal
Euro 2016: Poland back on the football map Everyone agrees: Poland played a brilliant Euro! After a strong qualification campaign and a convincing series…
- Krakow TV: One Billion Rising Krakow 2016 By David McGirr
This year marked the 3rd anniversary of One Billion Rising in Krakow, part of a global annual event against sexual violence toward women and girls.
- Krakow TV: Drag a Dragon Across the Vistula By David McGirr
Dozens of Cracovians swam across the January waters of Krakow in the fourth annual "Drag a Dragon Across the Vistula" ("Przeciągnij Smoka przez Wisłę").
- Kraków And Edinburgh Celebrate Their Partnership With An Exhibition By Esmeralda Gonzalez
Two of the most beautiful, historical and cultural cities in Europe, Kraków and Edinburgh, celebrate their long partnership agreement with the exhibition…
- What Wojtek Did Next: A Beer-Drinking Bear in Paradise
The Krakow Post has gained exclusive access to the celestial diary which Wojtek, the Soldier Bear who aided Polish troops in WWII, started keeping after his promotion to paradise.
- Short Fiction: (Untitled) by Jakub Zuch
On my seventh birthday I get a watch which can turn back time. Besides that, there’s nothing special about it.
- 'Make Life Harder' makes life funnier
Since 2011 the satire blog has evolved into a cult phenomenon in its own right, with more followers than Kasia Tusk’s and even a newly published book.
- Rising Alcoholism in Poland: The true cost and how to get help
Alcoholism in Poland has been on the rise for over a decade, creating public and personal health crisis. A Krakow medical student suggests some solutions.
- Krakow’s Smog Crisis: 4 Steps to Protect Yourself
While politicians spend years debating laws to reduce smog, Cracovians must act now to protect themselves to minimize the long-term damage.
- Paczka Jakuba brings farm-fresh food to Cracovians' doorsteps
Urban Polish attitudes toward wholesome, fresh, ethically-sourced food have been somewhat stuck in time. Paczka Jakuba is trying to change that.
- Fighting the phrase "Polish death camps" with education, not censorship
Poland wants to stamp out the misleading and offensive phrase ‘Polish death camps’ – but the proposal to outlaw it threatens academic freedom.
- Bull on the Page: Keep Calm. And Don't Take the PiS.
Today will see the newly victorious conservative PiS government take office. Now what? Our correspondent surveys the political landscape.
- All Brutal on the Eastern Front: A belated view of 'Generation War'
'Generation War' is a seriously flawed work, albeit an attempt, of sorts, to get to grips with the experience of so-called “ordinary” Germans.