Author: Katarzyna Bielińska-Kowalewska

Katarzyna Bielińska-Kowalewska, PhD, is a philosopher and political scientist in Warsaw. She can be reached at



The Black Protest for Abortion Rights in Poland


In Poland the law on abortion is one of the most restrictive in the European Union, sex education does not exist, and contraception is both expensive and hard to obtain because a medical prescription is often needed.