You are cordially invited to
The 11th Annual Kościuszko Chair Conference
In honor of Zdzisław Zakrzewski
Saturday, November 3rd, 2018
1:00 – 5:00 PM
The Institute of World Politics
1521 16th Street NW
This event is sponsored by the Kościuszko Chair of Polish Studies and the Center for Intermarium Studies.
Dr. Marek Chodakiewicz
This year, we are celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Poland’s regaining independence. One of the factors that greatly contributed to the rebirth of Poland was the support of General Haller’s Army, created on the American soil. The lecture discusses the Army’s diplomatic and military contribution to Polish independence.
The nations of Europe are rapidly becoming the victims of their unnecessarily generous immigration policies, their overly broad concepts of religious freedom and their unwillingness to defend Judeo-Christian culture from Islamic encroachment. Will Poland and its neighbors be the next casualties of this disturbing trend?”
by author & filmmaker Robert Orlando
featuring Dr. Marek Chodakiewicz
Robert Orlando takes viewers behind the scenes of a partnership that changed the world between the American President, Ronald Reagan, and the Pope, John Paul II. Was a pontiff and politician’s work overthrowing communism the result of inexorable political and economic forces, or could it have been part of what Reagan called, “The Divine Plan”? Told in part as a graphic thriller this highly-stylized motion picture film pushes beyond the bounds of conventional documentary-making into a world where one’s belief might determine the facts.
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