Coleman at Large on Poland

Conor O’Dwyer and Richie Tuohy from Passasgreen and environs in Limerick were on the show this week with the famous banner from Euro 2012 in Poland. Tonight was saluting the 120,000 + Polish people in
Ireland. Poland itself was discussed as was the role of Pope John Paul 11 (Karol Wojtyla). Anna Pas Polish journalist resident in Dublin Inchicore also took part as did Fr Michael McGreal, and Stephen Dewar an expert on Kaliningrad which is a Stalinist construct from Konigsburg after the World War 2. The Polish Ambassador Marcin Nawrot was in for the first half hour.

The Baltic states, the massive population shifts and the politics of displacement were aired.