Post by JustJohn or JJ on Jan 10, 2018 8:48:35 GMT -7
Poland Challenges the European Identity | George Friedman Interview
Standing in the geographical centre of Europe
Published on Jan 9, 2018
Note to viewer: The horrific tragedy of Blessed Jerzy Popiełuszko gave me a far deeper understanding of Polish history. I believe people in Europe must take these stories into consideration before passing any judgment on our domestic politics. Those brutal images must be known.
For ages I've been planing to visit the town of Suchowola, one of the places claiming to be the geographical centre point of Europe. I was moved by the contrasts of people I met and ultimately concluded that in the scope of history it is also a very complicated place to be.
I no longer listen to what people say, I just watch what they do. Behavior never lies. Winston Churchill
“That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.” Aldous Huxley