Shocking! Poland. Journalist attacked by ruling party politician (PO)! Politician in fury! Case of Polish government abuse of journalists.
Stefan Niesiołowski - PO MP, deputy speaker of the Polish House
Ewa Stankiewicz – journalist, filmmaker, documentary maker in Poland
May 11, 2012: The Polish Parliament building surrounded by hundreds angry workers ,“Solidarity” members, blocking MPs’ exit. The blockade was triggered by ahighly controversial retirement act passed earlier that day. One of the MPs was just stopped from leaving Parliament’s premises. Ewa Stankiewicz, a journalists, asks him about the reasons why he was stopped. The MP violently attacks her.
PO - Civic Platform, ruling party
PiS - Law and Justice, the biggest opposition party led by Jaroslaw Kaczynski, twin brother
of President Lech Kaczynki who died tragically in 2010 plane crash at Smolensk, Russia.
PiS supporters are being discriminated against.
In 2011 a PiS employee was murdered and his co-worker’s throat was slit by an ex - PO member.
Poland - EU country.