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Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki arrives for an EU summit in Brussels. Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki arrives for an EU summit in Brussels, Oct. 21, 2021 (pool photo by Olivier Hoslet via AP).

Everyone Stands to Lose From the EU-Poland Rule-of-Law Dispute

Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021

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European Union leaders have converged on Brussels today for their quarterly European Council summit. Featuring prominently on the agenda are Europe’s soaring energy prices (more on that below) and a resurgent migration crisis. But the issue that is certain to dominate conversations in Brussels, despite the best efforts of European Council President Charles Michel, is the standoff between the EU and Poland over the rule of law. ...

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