Jowita Budnik talks to The First News about playing the part of Rachel Auerbach in a new film about Ringelblum’s Archive, called "Who Will Write Our History"
The Ringelblum Archive survived the destruction of Warsaw where after the war it was found buried under the rubble in 10 metal cases and two metal milk bottles.
of the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania decisively defeated the German–Prussian Teutonic Knights. For the 21st time, enthusiast of history, knightly chivalry and medieval battles g
The battle carried a special significance for Poles during the 123-year period when the nation did not exist on any map.
An enterprising duo are recreating Polish Jewish history, one piece at a time.
The Wisłujście Fortress located by the Martwa Wisła river, an estuary of Vistula, was the stage of battle between Polish and Swedish forces in 1628.
"We, Poles, did not receive our parliamentarism as a gift, nor did anyone impose it on us, it is our own achievement," President Andrzej Duda said in a Friday's address to the National Assembly on the occasion of the 550th anniversary of the Polish parliament.
The London Jewish community on Thursday honoured persons who helped Jews during the Holocaust, including two Poles, Irena Sendler and Janusz Korczak, by unveiling commemorative plaques dedicated to them at the Hoop Lane cemetery, located north of the city.
Today marks the 18th anniversary of the death of Jan Karski, the man who told the Allies about WWII atrocities in German Nazi-occupied Poland.
Killed by the German Nazis while writing his novel Messiah, the manuscript went missing and is now considered one of the Holy Grails of literature.