Tale of two Polands? Tight result, bitter divide in presidential race
Which way now for #Poland? After a bitter campaign comes a tight win for incumbent Andrzej #Duda of the ruling Law and Justice Party (#PiS) over centrist Warsaw mayor Rafal #Trzaskowski. François Picard’s panel asks about the deep divide between liberal cities and Catholic conservative small towns at odds over what some Duda supporters call a “civilisational” battle over LGBTQ rights, access to state media and an overhaul of the judiciary that’s got Brussels calling on the PiS to respect EU standards for the rule of law.