A masked protester kicks a can of tear-gas back at police (out of frame) during the revival of the Yellow Vest Demonstration in Paris, France. Kamil Zihnioglu/AP Images

This Week Around the World – Nov. 11–17

Nov. 11 Warsaw, Poland: At least 47,000 Poles marched through the country’s capital during the annual Independence March, marking the 101-year anniversary of the establishment of Polish republic in 1918,…

The refugee experience

Across the globe, refugees are facing seemingly impossible challenges for security and safety, and in some places more than others. Hungary At the Hungarian border, border control has been refusing…

Portland Polonia

The 25th Annual Polish Festival “Portland Polonia” was held Sept. 22 and 23 next to the historic Polish Library and St. Stanislaus Church in north Portland. The festival featured several…