Three keywords to better understand the Polish abortion protests

When Poland’s new Constitutional Tribunal banned nearly all abortions on 22 October 2020, the move immediately sparked demonstrations and strikes across the country. The words Wypierdalać, apostasy, and Berlin help provide an understanding of the dynamics of this political unrest. Read this short text by Marianna Szczygielska and myself to see why. The text with links and multimedia is available here.

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