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on Monday, 1st September 2014

Media

The First Casualties of War

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A selective, cursory and totally unbalanced look at the Anglo-sphere press on things Poland this week.

Media

La Plus Ca Change...

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It’s the end of the silly season in the media. A season that wasn’t silly at all.

Features

Feeling the Crunch

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Bite into a Polish apple and you taste the geopolitics of the region. Polish apple growers are being squeezed just as surely as their produce.

Features

Don't Mention the War

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“You don’t know who you are. You know nothing,” my new neighbour tells me out of the blue, as we sip red wine in her garden.

Features

East is East, West is West

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“You come over ‘ere, you c**ts,” she starts. Straight into the “c” word, top of the swear-word league. No warming up, no gradual shifting up through the curse gearbox, straight into top gear.