Yearly Archives: 2020

Christmas Star

In Poland every family starts dinner on Christmas Eve looking at the sky to see the star. This Polish custom is directly connected to Christian belief that the Star of Bethlehem guided wise men to the birthplace of Jesus.  Great conjunction...


Giving Tuesday

Dear Polish Americans and Friends of Polonia, Today is #GivingTuesday! Please consider donating to support the advocacy, educational and cultural mission of the Polish American Congress. Since 1944, the Polish American Congress has been...


The Battle of Warsaw

Fought August 13-20, 1920 between the armies of the newly restored Poland and revolutionary Bolshevik Russia, this great battle is also known as “the Miracle of the Wisła” or Vistula, Poland’s main river. Pitting two armies totaling over...