Pride, Politics and Poland

Cover image courtesy: https://edition.cnn.com/2019/07/21/europe/bialystok-polish-lgbtq-pride-intl/index.html

While international acceptance for the LGBTQ+ community increases, Polish towns create LGBTQ-free zones with support from President Andrzej Duda. In our latest article, Rasmika Ghosh an LLB student from Symbiosis Law School, Pune discusses the politicisation of human rights and rising homophobia in Poland despite changing times as a conservative leader takes the stage. She also recognises how the European Union takes cognizance of the issue and makes efforts to correct the institutionalised homophobia in the country.