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Grużewski: Situation of the Polish minority stimulates economical pessimism

„There often lacks a deeper discernment in assessment of Polish-Lithuanian relations or attitudes of national minorities in Lithuania, and these are highly related to the standard of living of these… Read more »

Youth of Nemėžis wants to talk about diversity and tolerance

“Students wanted to break stereotypes and talk about issues which, in public eye, are presented in a slightly different light. I think they succeeded. In the film we can see… Read more »

Skvernelis: I will try to reset relations with Poland

The new program of the government provides for repairing relations with Poland and strengthening the cooperation with the US. The new government will support countries of the Eastern Partnership: Ukraine,… Read more »

Poles among the most pessimistic people regarding the future of Lithuania

Despite the changes in the government, the citizens of Lithuania continue to have a pessimistic view on the future of the Lithuanian state, according to the research conducted by the… Read more »

Tomaszewski: LLRA does not have a Facebook profile because we put on the direct contact with voters.

The leader of LLRA Waldemar Tomaszewski said for lrt.lt that LLRA does not have a Facebook profile because there is an additional person needed to run the page. “There is… Read more »

Radczenko: Two extremities divide Polish community in half.

Romuald Mieczkowski in a few continuous editions of quarterly “Znad Willi” presented his theory about two extremities and three Vilnius Regions, with which I would like to polemize: “Some representatives… Read more »

Antonowicz: There will be no improvement of Polish-Lithuanian relations

The change of government in Lithuania probably will not bring any improvement in Polish-Lithuanian relations – claims a political scientists of the Institute of International Relation and Political Science of… Read more »

Defective codes of memory or how we distort history

“Polish concentration camps”, “comrades were shooting each other”, “polonized Lithuanians live in the Vilnius region” – these are only a few examples of so called defective codes of memory –… Read more »

The Conservatives want to impanel a parliamentary group for the national minorities.

A special parliamentary group “3rd of May” is to be set from the initiative of Andrius Kubilius, member of a conservative party. It derives its name from the important historical… Read more »

Jurasz- We cannot be angry at Lithuanians

“Polish presidents Kwaśniewski and Kaczyński knew that even if nothing goes right, you have to keep fighting stubbornly. This is what shows their greatness”- says Witold Jurasz, chairman of the… Read more »

Polish Theatre from Vilnius onstage in Poznan

Polish Theatre from Vilnius performed at Poznan’s stage. In Polish Theatre in Poznan Irena Litwinowicz’s actors showed stage version of “Lubonie”- historical novel written by Józef Ignacy Kraszewski. Actors arrived… Read more »

The Polish Fraction: We want to have the right of the regular recording of our surnames

We think that such solution will bring even more chaos and will not give us the right of using our own surnames in proper forms – The Polish Fraction of… Read more »

Pukszto: Grybauskaitė through the government will try to open the window of Poland

“Current international situation and the situation in Europe make us reset our relationship with Poland”, said Andrzej Pukszto, a head of the Depatment of Political Science at Vytautas Magnus University… Read more »

Polish stall on the International Christmas Charity Bazaar

This Saturday, on December 3rd, Vilnius Town Hall will hold the International Christmas Charity Bazaar. The Bazaar is organised by the members of the International Women’s Association of Vilnius (IWAV)… Read more »

The Library of Polish Institute has its own Facebook profile

8 thousand books, hundreds of Polish films and CDs, magazines, audiobooks and… the Librarian who will advise,  chat and take care of the musical background. This is exactly the Library… Read more »

Kubilius requests 200, 000 € for transmission of Polish television

Andrius Kubilius, who has lost the elections in a single-member constituency of Vilnius and Šalčininkai, suggests that retransmission of one of the popular Polish TV stations in Vilnius could be… Read more »

The awards for promotion of intercultural dialogue were granted.

How are national minorities seen? It is a rather closed circle. Journalists claim that the inhabitants are expecting negative news so the press fulfils their demand, and people often emphasise… Read more »

The Ogińskis’ Chapel in Vilnius has been renovated

The Department of Cultural Heritage of Lithuania informed that the chapel of Ogiński Princes, placed on a XIX-century cemetery, has been renovated. “It is something symbolic in the fact that… Read more »

Tamašunienė: our club will be voting for good propositions from the opposition and ruling coalition.

LLRA party will be supporting all propositions in the Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania that are concurring with the party’s programme- said the starost of the party Rita Tamašunienė… Read more »

Lithuanian Peasant and Greens Union are proposing both surname version notation in passport.

The ruling majority in the Parliament considers implementation of the notation of non-Lithuanian surnames in documents on the first page of passport. Lithuanian Peasant and Greens Union is proposing the… Read more »

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