“The time has come to pay for those attacks” – Onet.pl on the Foundation’s lawsuits against PiS

“The time has come to pay for those attacks” – Onet.pl on the Foundation’s lawsuits against PiS

11.10.2019

During a press conference on 11 October 2019, representatives and proxies of ODF presented 20 lawsuits filed against pro-government politicians, journalists, activists and media organisations in connection with a “mass propaganda campaign” they were supposed to launch against the Foundation.

Lyudmyla Kozlovska, Ukraine: The Law and Justice Party has deprived me of my second homeland, but they have not taken away my hope

Lyudmyla Kozlovska, Ukraine: The Law and Justice Party has deprived me of my second homeland, but they have not taken away my hope

18.09.2019

Let me tell you how I feel as a foreigner married to a Pole perceived by the Polish authorities as their public enemy, after my family and I have gone through real hell caused by the ruling Law and Justice Party. On 5 September the Regional Administrative Court in Warsaw reversed the decisions issued by […]

Poland’s PiS prepares ‘failsafe’​ for October election

Poland’s PiS prepares ‘failsafe’​ for October election

22.07.2019

Poland’s ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party doesn’t shy away from the authoritarian playbook to secure their power. While the battle with the European Commission over the rule of law rages on, PiS is discreetly trying to tweak electoral law in their favour.

Why do I “snitch” abroad and the right cannot stand it? Let’s remember, Law and Justice does not equal Poland

Why do I “snitch” abroad and the right cannot stand it? Let’s remember, Law and Justice does not equal Poland

02.07.2019

Last week – not for the first time, and probably not the last – I have been met by a wave of hatred from the right-wing community. All because we decided, together with the delegation of the Open Dialogue Foundation, to hold a series of meetings in Washington, which, by accident, overlapped with the visit of President Duda.

Commentary on the Sejm committee meetings of 25 April 2019 and attacks of Law and Justice MPs on the Open Dialogue Foundation

Commentary on the Sejm committee meetings of 25 April 2019 and attacks of Law and Justice MPs on the Open Dialogue Foundation

17.06.2019

In connection with the meetings of the Parliamentary Committees for Special Services and the EU of 25 April 2019 at which the issue of our organisation, ODF, was raised, as well as numerous media attacks by Law and Justice politicians, we would like to refer to the allegations made against us.

Debate: “Politics of Hate and Harassment in the Public Sphere – How to Counter Them?”

Debate: “Politics of Hate and Harassment in the Public Sphere – How to Counter Them?”

20.05.2019

On 8 May 2019 in Warsaw, we held a debate on the politics of hate and attacks in the public sphere in Poland. The attendance success of the event exceeded our expectations — the audience, including media representatives, numbered around 100 people, leaving the 50-seat hall bursting at the seams. We apologise most sincerely for […]

Our Warsaw debate: “Politics of Hate and Harassment in the Public Sphere – How to Counter Them?”

Our Warsaw debate: “Politics of Hate and Harassment in the Public Sphere – How to Counter Them?”

20.05.2019

The event titled “The Politics of Hate and Harassment in the Public Sphere – How to Counter Them?” was held on 8 May this year at the Wilcza Conference Centre in Warsaw. The debate, which was organised and hosted by the Open Dialogue Foundation, attracted a sizable turnout, including about 90 people in the audience, […]

Rafał Trzaskowski, Slawomir Nitras and other MPs in defence of the Foundation

Rafał Trzaskowski, Slawomir Nitras and other MPs in defence of the Foundation

23.08.2017

Enquiry No. 4298 to the Prime Minister regarding the words of Mr Tarczynski on Radio Kielce on 22 August 2017 Submitted by: Artur Gierada, Agnieszka Pomaska, Piotr Cieśliński, Sławomir Nitras, Cezary Tomczyk, Paweł Olszewski, Rafał Trzaskowski Date of receipt: 28 August 2017 Polish Radio Kielce reports — Law and Justice MP Dominik Tarczynski from Świętokrzyskie […]

The Open Dialogue Foundation – public enemy number one of PiS and Jarosław Kaczyński

The Open Dialogue Foundation – public enemy number one of PiS and Jarosław Kaczyński

14.08.2017

When they dared to criticise the PiS government, they were accused of arms trafficking, taking money from the Kremlin and being an “agent of influence.” – As a foundation, we support the rule of law and human rights. And we name those who violate them – said Lyudmyla Kozlovska, president of the ODF.

Statement of the Open Dialogue Foundation of 21 July 2017 on the dismantling of the rule of law in Poland

Statement of the Open Dialogue Foundation of 21 July 2017 on the dismantling of the rule of law in Poland

21.07.2017

We therefore present to you the following article and call for broad cooperation to cease the dismantling of the rule of law. In the article, we have brought together our experiences and reflections; they may prove valuable in the course of resistance.

Select the amount of a one-time donation in Bitcoin