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Explainer: Queer Poland’s struggle against the far right

Explainer: Queer Poland’s struggle against the far right

Even without criminalisation, the situation for non-heteronormative people in Poland has remained difficult for decades due to the domination of the Catholic Church. With the right-wing Law & Justice party’s ascent to power in recent years, the threats have intensified, but so has the fight-back.

Read more about how church and state have colluded to restrict the rights of LGBTQIA+ Poles and how they have organised in solidarity to protect themselves in our explainer.

text by Adam Pakulski.

  • Queer Poland’s struggle against the far right

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