List/Grid Yearly Archives: 2014

Why do we “fight” with our oldest allies, Poles?

There the topics on our cause list that are tried to be avoided. On a rare occasion they are raised, but even then they are talked about in a brief… Read more »

Untouchable Lithuanian Language

Lithuania President’s advisor, Virginija Būdienė, does not agree with the proposal of the liberalization of rules regulating the usage of Lithuanian language. The discussions concerning protection of Lithuanian language flared… Read more »

A Polish-Lithuanian list of entries of national libraries is being created

Common history, common heroes, common cultural legacy – all of this linked Poland and Lithuania for centuries, and is finding his reflection in the literature of both nations. Thanks to… Read more »

The oratorical contest ‘To beautifully tell the small homeland’

On Saturday December 13th, 2014, at 10 a.m. in the main building of the Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences in Vilnius (Studentų 39 street), room 501, the oratorical contest for… Read more »

December will bring the conclusion to the contest concerning site of memorial in Ponary

The first stage of the contest, which concerned the project of renovation of memorial site in Ponary has come to the end. Among 16 projects qualified to the contest, announced… Read more »

The pupils from Baltoji Vokė the best in the ‘Citizen of Lithuania’ contest

Can Polish school educate good, aware, and responsible citizens of Lithuania? Apparently yes, as the pupils from E. Orzeszkowa High School in Baltoji Vokė  won the ‘Citizen of Lithuania’ contest… Read more »

Lithuanian culture cultivated abroad

The ministry of education is holding a contest aimed at Lithuanians abroad for projects which will help children in Lithuanian schools outside the country keep up ties with Lithuania, retain… Read more »

Let’s abandon the damaging stereotypes. Polish-Lithuanian historical memory

Polish-Lithuanian dialogue is difficult if it is based on stereotypes and shallow knowledge. However, when it is based on conscientious research and free from prejudice – it can be creative… Read more »

Ethnic minorities not satisfied with the state of democracy in Lithuania

Dissatisfaction with the state of democracy in Lithuania is most often found among members of the most numerous ethnic minorities, Polish and Russian – so reveals a poll conducted by… Read more »

Journey around Vilnius streets: St. Casimir- patron saint of Lithuania

This time we will take a walk around St. Casimir Street (Šv. Kazimiero g.). In the guidebooks we can find the information that this street is the narrowest street in… Read more »

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