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    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's governing party is seeking to shape the country's future by controlling perceptions of the past.

    The conservative Law and Justice party's strategy includes the use of museums, film, public television and other tools to promote certain episodes in Poland's history, like the anti-communist resistance after World War II. More controversial, though, are attempts to suppress discussion and research into painful topics, primarily Polish violence against Jews during the Nazi occupation.

    Law and Justice, which since last year has wielded more power than any party in post-communist times, sees the moves as harnessing history in a mission to build a stronger nation state. President Andrzej Duda said the nation's new "historical policy offensive" aims to create a new generation of patriots and "to build up the country's position in the international space."
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    o build up the country's position in the international space."
    Then except your past as well as the present. Your history is your history the good as well as the bad. As far as the last world war Germany has a much darker past but they have dealt with it and is well respected today, even by most Jews and the state of Israel. Follow their lead
    "Ask not what your country can do for you"

    Left wing, Right Wing same bird that they are killing.

    you’re entitled to your own opinion but not your own facts.

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