Poland is pushing the EU into crisis
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Poland’s far-right party is subverting democracy, and setting the country on a collision course with the EU.
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Poland is changing. In 2015, the far-right Law and Justice party, or PiS, won both the presidential election and a slim parliamentary majority. Since then, they’ve been working to cement their power by firing judges, purging the military and civil service, and cracking down on protesters and the media. All of this has put the country on a collision course with the European Union that could threaten Europe’s hard-won peace and prosperity following centuries of conflict.
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  • Vox
    Vox

    Two corrections: At 7:17 Viktor Orban is incorrectly described as President, when he is actually the Prime Minister. At 5:27 and 7:32 Finland is mislabeled as not being a member state of the European Union. Finland joined the EU in 1995.

    • SUSEŁ LAJV
      SUSEŁ LAJV

      @Bart Hrk no not really.

    • mscape H
      mscape H

      Poland is just smarter then to accept the totaltarianship of the Eu councel which in agenda is not to help people nor the trade but to force political extreme leftism apon countrys by force and also to make 1 state owning countrys and attacking there sovergnity

    • Shadov
      Shadov

      *coughs* You mistakes title EU is pushing Poland in to Chris not the other way

    • Gremlin
      Gremlin

      You are the very reason god created a heart attack

  • Cc C
    Cc C

    It's time for EU 2.0

  • Hispano
    Hispano

    Stop EU

  • Hispano
    Hispano

    PIS is second time elected with majority

  • Deba Radovan
    Deba Radovan

    Good for Poland, go Poland go! Greetings from Serbia! And yes KOSOWO JEST SERBSKIE!

  • Franek Kowalski
    Franek Kowalski

    PiS nie zgadza się ponieważ Polska nie jest tak samo traktowana jak inne państwa Unii,więc wy kurwiszony nie mówcie głupot i nie interesujcie się naszą sprawą.

  • Memy Z Polski rodem
    Memy Z Polski rodem

    For Poles: PiS to prawica, a moja babcia ma wąsy XD

  • Jamal Ahmed
    Jamal Ahmed

    cut Poland's funding

    • Andy Dina
      Andy Dina

      F.O. And take this seriously.

  • EWITT MOTH
    EWITT MOTH

    🇲🇨

  • SuggestedGamer
    SuggestedGamer

    The EU will fall very very soon. Amen...country’s need to be able to decide for themselves and their own native citizens.

  • SuggestedGamer
    SuggestedGamer

    Poland is for the polls

  • More Earth Now
    More Earth Now

    Go Poland! - from little Greece.

  • Äs Nödt
    Äs Nödt

    Just ask Germany to knock on their door, im sure Poland will get that flashback and come to their senses.

  • Ola Kapkowicz
    Ola Kapkowicz

    There is a big overstatement in this video. The Independence March is celebrated mostly with love in peace. This are only Little groups caught by police.

  • Sham Phad
    Sham Phad

    M from India n i know poland more than u so better stop spreading hate love uh poland💕

  • bluedick321
    bluedick321

    The EU put itself in crisis. it didn't listen and then came the 2015/16 migrant surge that tipped the brexit vote. The UK leaving, biggest historical event since Hungary opened the border with Austria, the real reason that led to the wall coming down in 1989. Long live V4.

  • Linda Scott
    Linda Scott

    Poland causing problems for EU? Waiting on winged hussers then eu will have real problems

    • eres
      eres

      last time they tried the winged hussars atack they lost half of poland to germany and the other half to USSR

  • Greg Henderson
    Greg Henderson

    I would like to hear a rebuttal by the Polish Government. There are two sides to every story. Fair journalism and debate should win the day. Unfortunately thIs is not the case with today's editorialized news..

  • Nicolas
    Nicolas

    Answer: nuke the leaders.

    • Nicolas
      Nicolas

      This comment is a JOKE. don’t take it seriously

  • Matieusz
    Matieusz

    most of it isnt true in fact pis is making things worse in poland but why criticise Poles that are against him .Name this video One Polish political party is pushing eu to crisis instead of entire poland

  • *zyguntka* :3
    *zyguntka* :3

    Im from Poland why :(

    • Hispano
      Hispano

      Poland is good

  • Robert WPR
    Robert WPR

    Tusk and his party stole Poles' money (~130 billion zloty) from private pension funds and transferred this money to the state pension fund. By the way 19 billion zlotys dissapear just like that. That is the reason why tusk had to evacuate from Poland to eu parliament. This film is one big LIE!!!

  • Robert WPR
    Robert WPR

    You forgot to mention that PiS won in democratic elections...

  • Mariusz Bolec
    Mariusz Bolec

    Chyba coś ci się popierdoliło koleżko, spierdalaj od mojego kraju i się nie wpierdalaj w nie swoje sprawy co?

  • wietsnuiver123
    wietsnuiver123

    This video is pure propoganda. Its disgusting

  • DIKEY345
    DIKEY345

    POLEXIT!

  • Fofy26 Pl
    Fofy26 Pl

    It sounds like war 😂

  • Fofy26 Pl
    Fofy26 Pl

    Poland is Good country. While I was watching this video I tought it is lie. You are speaking PiS is very bad but (it's true) "Platforma Obywatelska" is worse than PiS because they were solding polish : carbon mines , sugar factories and many more. You are laying about Poland you have that interes.

  • Trevozo
    Trevozo

    Funny video. Funny indeed.

  • Monika Aledrovich
    Monika Aledrovich

    Germany [Danzig or War

  • Foreskin Forest
    Foreskin Forest

    Polska gurang!

  • Barbara Ci
    Barbara Ci

    Fabricated, trolled material, anti Poland. Every fact is twisted.

  • turboripuli
    turboripuli

    Safest looking and feeling country i have ever visited. Paris and london were full of police officers armed with assault rifles

  • svtzeater
    svtzeater

    Eu will destroy Europe

  • L
    L

    RED ALERT:::::: ANTI POLAND PROPAGAND..... NO ONE STOPS POLAND, BECAUSE IT IS UNITED AND DEMOCRATIC. VOTE IS SOVEREIGN

  • Yaswant Jaiswal
    Yaswant Jaiswal

    Love for Poland from india

    • KoValski YT
      KoValski YT

      Hi🇵🇱

  • UnDead Emperor
    UnDead Emperor

    i am not much knowledgeable about eu, but it kinda feels like it itself is kinda like a authoritarian body itself...

  • go gurt
    go gurt

    How the tables have turned oof

  • nero
    nero

    I love you Poland, you inspire all of Europe’s right wing. You are what we should have been. Love from Norway.

  • J6 XY
    J6 XY

    Just because Vox doesn’t like a party it doesn’t mean that it wasn’t elected democratically

  • Jakub Cool
    Jakub Cool

    This video is affensive to me because I am Polish

  • Adrian G
    Adrian G

    Polacy o Polsce po angielsku hehe p

  • abel nicolae
    abel nicolae

    what did you expect from a slavic country...

    • topos19
      topos19

      wypierdalaj!

  • Piotr Molinek
    Piotr Molinek

    PIS is not a right-wing party they are pure socialists. Total ignorance of the facts by VOX. It seems to me that VOX has no clue what is really going on in Poland

    • staryystars
      staryystars

      who cares lol polish ppl say this video is correct so yeahh boo

  • W.R_P-L DTP
    W.R_P-L DTP

    Polish people deal with racism and discrimination but no one talks about that

  • Jacek J
    Jacek J

    "Legally or illegally"? What a bull$hit. Can't listing to this.

  • OriØn
    OriØn

    no u

  • Bas Bizar
    Bas Bizar

    Again left indoctrination. How dare they rebel agains the EU. We controle Poland..... well maybe not any more. Like England go flee the EU.

  • Cactusroot Gaming
    Cactusroot Gaming

    POLAND THE AMERICAN PEOPLE STAND WITH YOU 🇺🇸❤️🇵🇱

    • Badger
      Badger

      @Winston T - He certainly seems to think so.

    • Winston T
      Winston T

      I guess cactusroot gaming channel speaks for all 400M people huh

    • Badger
      Badger

      The American people like authoritarianism? There was me thinking they loved democracy.

  • Moczul
    Moczul

    I agree with him. Stop disliking him.

  • 김정한
    김정한

    I liked poland when it was part of the soviet union.

    • 김정한
      김정한

      @Radek when they were under the control of then.

    • Radek
      Radek

      Educate yourself because Poland was never part of the Soviet Union.

  • Eric Harris
    Eric Harris

    based

  • Kenan Bajrić
    Kenan Bajrić

    As a muslim i call this bull...

  • Tushar Joshi
    Tushar Joshi

    Just because Europe has become Islamic... doesn't mean Poland has to do same🤣🤣..u have given up against Muslims....all will be seen in hijab..

  • Soyokaze
    Soyokaze

    Kaczyński want to be like an one of the great Polish leader from 1918-1939: Piłsudzki. It was a soldier and General. He joined all Poland lands, protected in 1920 Poland from Bolshevism. But! Poland had a autoritarian government. After he was stop be a leader we had a democracy.

  • István Herczeg
    István Herczeg

    Be strong polish brothers Love from 🇭🇺

  • VincenzoValHallen
    VincenzoValHallen

    As an insider I think that issue is a bit too complex to cover it in 8 minutes video. Situation isn't as clear as you presented it. You failed to present both sides of the polish argument.

  • Shelley B
    Shelley B

    The EU has pushed the EU into crisis.

  • dodek gniewny
    dodek gniewny

    Zazdrościsz tępy baranie tworząc ten propagandowy materiał

  • badboyfrom1
    badboyfrom1

    Not based and blue pilled. Dear Poland, please keep being based. Love from Azerbaijan.

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