Democracy is the art and science of running the circus from the monkey cage. – H.L. Mencken
By WIKTOR SZARY
People hold a giant Polish national flag as they take part in a march demanding their government to respect the country’s constitution in Warsaw, Poland, March 12, 2016. REUTERS/KACPER PEMPEL
Waving Polish and EU flags and chanting “constitution”, the crowds on the opposition rally called on the government to recognize a court ruling against divisive legal reforms.
The eurosceptic Law and Justice (PiS) party has faced growing criticism from the European Union, the United States and rights groups since it swept to power in October and increased controls on media and other institutions.
Poland’s constitutional court said on Wednesday that the government’s decision to increase the number…
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