How the Past Became a Battleground of Poland’s Political Present

How the Past Became a Battleground of Poland’s Political Present
People take part in the annual “March of the Living” to commemorate the Holocaust, Oswiecim, Poland, April 12, 2018 (AP photo by Czarek Sokolowski).

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