Bringing Up History

The Warsaw Uprising of 1944 carries an incomparable message of heroism to those who would listen.  For those whose hearts are Polish, the history of those times in 1944 is a familiar tale of survival, valor, heartache, and strength.  For others, Poland’s role in the Second World War is a distant afterthought to the struggles […]

Rebuilding our past

The Polish Mission Honors the 72nd Anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising “Tense” couldn’t begin to describe the moments in that late afternoon on August 1.  It was 1944 and for the residents of Warsaw, every tick of the clock struck like hammer in anticipation of what was to happen.  For almost five years Warsaw had […]

Remembering the Fight for Warsaw

69 Years ago, the city of Warsaw looked drastically different than it did now.  Like today, you would have found Polish people, happy to be alive, greeting their friends, and carrying out their own day-to-day business.  However in 1944, that day-to-day business was survival.  Struggle.  Combat.  I’m referring to the Warsaw Uprising, which has gone […]