Poland’s Hyping Up the German Threat to Central Europe to Consolidate Its Regional Influence

Poland’s Hyping Up the German Threat to Central Europe to Consolidate Its Regional Influence

By dragging down Germany and thus weakening its influence over Central & Eastern Europe simultaneously with empowering Poland’s rise as a Great Power over that same strategic space, the US hopes to play their EuroLiberal and EuroRealist blocs off against one another in order to perpetually divide and rule the EU. An unmistakable trend is…

Nord Stream I Disruption: Europe’s Panicking After Poland Finally Got What It Wanted

Nord Stream I Disruption: Europe’s Panicking After Poland Finally Got What It Wanted

The absolute last thing that Poland wants right now is for everyone to remember how actively its leadership lobbied for exactly this outcome that’s since brought so much hardship to hundreds of millions of people, which is why it’s so important right now for activists to prioritize raising awareness of this “politically inconvenient” fact. The…

What Explains Western States’ Divergent Stances Over Banning Russian Visas?

What Explains Western States’ Divergent Stances Over Banning Russian Visas?

The issue is extremely sensitive since it concerns socio-political and strategic issues that prominently affect what each state regards as their national interests. The subject of fully banning Russian visas has recently come to the fore of Western policymaking. Some Central & Eastern European (CEE) countries like the Baltic States and Poland want to prevent…

Poland Can’t Credibly Complain After Belarus Reportedly Demolished An Unofficial Memorial

Poland Can’t Credibly Complain After Belarus Reportedly Demolished An Unofficial Memorial

The indisputable fact is that Poland has been systematically destroying legally protected monuments to the same army that stopped Nazi Germany’s genocide of 6 million Poles while Belarus only reportedly demolished an unofficial to a group that it regards as terrorists. Polish diplomats are incredibly upset after Belarus reportedly demolished an unofficial memorial that supposedly…

German Pressure Upon Poland to Adopt the Euro Is Berlin’s Latest Hegemonic Power Play

German Pressure Upon Poland to Adopt the Euro Is Berlin’s Latest Hegemonic Power Play

The emerging trend is that the Polish-Prussian alliance is giving way to a Polish-German rivalry, albeit one that Warsaw won’t be able to beat Berlin in. This aspiring regional leader went all-in by doing too much for Ukraine too fast, and now it’s unable to reverse course, thus fating it to continue doing Germany’s bidding…