Steven Hoffman – The Krakow Post http://www.krakowpost.com Sun, 11 Nov 2018 21:10:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 Poles celebrate independence amid fears of ultranationalism http://www.krakowpost.com/19779/2018/11/poland-100-independence-day-ultranationalism-march http://www.krakowpost.com/19779/2018/11/poland-100-independence-day-ultranationalism-march#comments Sun, 11 Nov 2018 15:23:24 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19779 100 years since Poland gained independence after WWI, the national holiday continues to be darkened by threats of far-right violence and xenophobia

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Why is there no pet cemetery in Krakow? http://www.krakowpost.com/19742/2018/10/why-is-there-no-pet-cemetery-in-krakow http://www.krakowpost.com/19742/2018/10/why-is-there-no-pet-cemetery-in-krakow#respond Wed, 31 Oct 2018 22:23:49 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19742 On All Saint's Day, Cracovians will place thousands of candles on graves of loved ones. But why is there no cemetery for the pets of Krakow to be buried?

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Krakow elections 2018: How to vote http://www.krakowpost.com/19479/2018/10/krakow-elections-2018-how-to-vote http://www.krakowpost.com/19479/2018/10/krakow-elections-2018-how-to-vote#respond Sat, 20 Oct 2018 06:55:12 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19479 The first round of Krakow’s local elections are tomorrow! You can vote if you a citizen of Poland or the

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‘Last!’?!: Reflections on Karl Culley’s final gig and album http://www.krakowpost.com/19656/2018/10/music-karl-culley-last-concert-album http://www.krakowpost.com/19656/2018/10/music-karl-culley-last-concert-album#respond Thu, 11 Oct 2018 19:03:17 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19656 Reflections on the final album and upcoming performance of Karl Culley, one of Krakow's most enchanting songwriters and guitarists

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Donald Tusk gets “rock star” reception in Krakow’s Main Square http://www.krakowpost.com/19650/2018/10/donald-tusk-eu-council-president-pm-krakow-main-square http://www.krakowpost.com/19650/2018/10/donald-tusk-eu-council-president-pm-krakow-main-square#comments Sat, 06 Oct 2018 19:33:14 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19650 EU Council President Donald Tusk, once a towering figure in Polish politics, spoke to a crowd in Krakow about the EU's future, Polish divisions, and more

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Krakow ranked #3 among Polish cities in new report http://www.krakowpost.com/19592/2018/09/krakow-ranked-3-among-polish-cities-in-new-report http://www.krakowpost.com/19592/2018/09/krakow-ranked-3-among-polish-cities-in-new-report#comments Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:16:55 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19592 Krakow has been ranked the #3 Polish city for overall quality of life, according to a new report published by AGH and Polityka

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EU Parliament votes against controversial copyright reform http://www.krakowpost.com/19308/2018/07/eu-copyright-directive http://www.krakowpost.com/19308/2018/07/eu-copyright-directive#respond Thu, 05 Jul 2018 21:15:19 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19308 The European Parliament voted against copyright reform which critics fear could mean the end of social media and meme culture – but the debate isn't over

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Amnesty International warns of “crackdown on the right to protest in Poland” http://www.krakowpost.com/19289/2018/06/amnesty-international-warns-of-crackdown-on-the-right-to-protest-in-poland http://www.krakowpost.com/19289/2018/06/amnesty-international-warns-of-crackdown-on-the-right-to-protest-in-poland#comments Sat, 30 Jun 2018 15:58:50 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19289 Human rights NGO Amnesty International has criticized recent developments in Polish law and policy, warning that they hinder the right to peaceful protest

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10 Polish meme pages you should be following http://www.krakowpost.com/19266/2018/06/10-polish-meme-pages-you-should-be-following http://www.krakowpost.com/19266/2018/06/10-polish-meme-pages-you-should-be-following#comments Fri, 29 Jun 2018 15:33:52 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19266 If you want a gateway to understanding Polish humor, look no further than its internet memes. From dogs at the shop to bizarre fashion choices and more, here are 10 pages you should be following...

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Same-sex spouses have equal residency rights across EU, top court rules http://www.krakowpost.com/19181/2018/06/same-sex-marriage-residency-european-court-justice http://www.krakowpost.com/19181/2018/06/same-sex-marriage-residency-european-court-justice#comments Wed, 06 Jun 2018 08:46:37 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19181 The European Court of Justice has ruled that all member states must grant residency rights to same-sex spouses of EU citizens – including Poland, where gay marriage is illegal

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