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Many tell me how difficult they find writing to be. Well, they speak the truth. It’s difficult to write at a high level, and that’s why while watching Ken Burn’s documentary on Ernest Hemingway, a comment jumped out at me: “He had to break the cult of difficulty.” The cult of difficulty refers to the …

BLUFFDALE, Utah, Sept. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Listen Technologies Corporation, the leading provider of advanced wireless listening solutions for 22 years, has partnered with ESS Audio, a leader in sound system design and installation in Poland. ESS Audio will distribute Listen Technologies’ Listen EVERYWHERE, ListenTALK, and ListenIR solutions in country. ESS Audio is a …

President Andrzej Duda (pictured left) said that he was pleased that the Polish state could transfer this facility to the city for further development, so that this historic part of the city could acquire a “new, modern face” and a “completely new spirit for the new era.” Andrzej Grygiel/PAP President Andrzej Duda in Katowice, southern …

Aegis Ashore Missile Defense System site in Poland under construction last year PENTAGON: The completion of a US-funded missile defense site in Poland – the bulwark of NATO’s eastern front – has been delayed for a second time, the head of the Missile Defense Agency said. US officials will decide this month if they need …

Maciej Grabski looks out over a panoramic view of the Baltic Sea, from the 32nd floor of the Olivia Star tower in Gdańsk, Poland. “My children never saw the dark, devastated atmosphere that I remember from the 1980s,” he says. “Many people take things for granted now.” The tower, built by Grabski’s construction company, is …

In a recent survey, Poles were asked to identify what they felt to be the biggest threats facing them in the 21st century, choosing from options such as the climate crisis, renewed aggression from Russia and a possible economic downturn. Among men under 40, the most popular answer was “the LGBT movement and gender ideology”. …

On a Saturday night, a large and expectant audience turned up to a preview screening of the BBC’s seven-part war drama World on Fire at a Polish community centre in west London. After decades of waiting to see their country’s second world war story told, Polish Londoners gathered to see whether the producers had succeeded …

A narrower-than-expected win for Poland’s ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) and a serious setback for Hungary’s governing Fidesz show eastern Europe’s illiberal nationalist parties are not entirely invincible, analysts and commentators have said. “It looks like this may be a small step in the right direction – but it’s clear the opposition still has …

Image copyright Reuters Image caption PiS leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski (c) and Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki celebrated in Warsaw Poland’s governing Law and Justice party (PiS) has claimed victory in Sunday’s general election. An exit poll gave the conservative nationalist party 43.6% of the vote, enough to take a majority in the lower house of parliament. …