Don’t Be a Passive Bystander

Marcin Chumiecki attended the 70th Anniversary commemoration of the Liberation of Auschwitz in Poland on Tuesday, leading a team of vigilant like-minded representatives from the United States.  This year’s anniversary was massive in scale and remarkable in content.  Please click the below link to be redirected to the website of the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum’s website […]

Forbidden Art creates impact at UN, assembly on genocide looks to a better future

“Denying historical facts, especially on such an important subject as the Holocaust, is just not acceptable. Nor is it acceptable to call for the elimination of any State or people. I would like to see this fundamental principle respected both in rhetoric and in practice by all the members of the international community”. -UN Secretary-General […]

BREAKING NEWS: PM and “Forbidden Art” travel to UN

Download the press release PDF here. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Director Marcin Chumiecki (248) 217-1153 mchumiecki@orchardlakeschools.com US Project Manager JJ Przewozniak (248) 738-6720 jjprzewozniak@orchardlakeschools.com America’s oldest Polish cultural Mission partners with Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and the Permanent Mission of Poland to the United Nations to begin nationwide observance of 70th Anniversary of Auschwitz liberation at the United […]

“Polish Concentration Camp” Response

We Respond… Update: Official response from the Polish Consulate in Chicago now online here. Do Poles still matter?  At the time of this writing, Poles everywhere are still shaking off the dust from our last battle for acceptance, when the President made the gaffe about “Polish Death Camps” last May.  The mistake caused understandable uproar, since […]

67 Years later

“Polish Death Camps” — The Polish Mission Responds Educating people about the horrors the world witnessed in the 1940s is an extraordinarily emotional duty.Those of us who’ve dedicated ourselves to building a better future have shouldered that somber duty though, in hopes that we may never again allow our children to inherit such painful words […]