Geschwister-Scholl-Institut für Politikwissenschaft (GSI)




"The Polish Presidential Election 2020: which role does far-right politics (not) play?"

Dr. Bartek Pytlas kommentiert die Präsidentschaftswahl in Polen im Blog-Beitrag für C-REX - Center for Research on Extremism, Universität Oslo.


In less than two weeks, and amid much turbulence, Poland will choose its next President. Far-right politics plays a complex role in the election.

While incumbent Andrzej Duda adopted strong anti-LGBTQI stances in the first round, the run-off seems to become framed as a broader contest over voters of far-right challenger Konfederacja. For the liberal opposition such strategy might nonetheless turn out to be double-edged. The stakes are high, as the outcome of the close race between Duda and his pluralist challenger Rafał Trzaskowski can mark a turning point for liberal democracy in Poland.

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