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Professor Zbigniew Wojcik publishes book “Slaying the Soviet Beast: A True Story about How the Cold War Was Won. What Next?”

Professor Zbigniew Wojcik – PACT member – has just published an autobiographical book about his personal experiences when trying to escape from communist Poland in the 1980s and describes the methods the communist authorities used to try and stop his family from joining him. The book reads like a spy thriller and provides an eye opening look at what life was really like under communist rule. The book is in English.

The book is now available for purchase at Barnes and Noble.

2018 Scholarship Winners Announced

Scholarship Winners

We are pround to announce the winners of our 2018 Scholarship Essay Contest.
In the category for high school seniors, the winner was David Luke Cheuvront of Antonian College Preparatory High School in San Antonio. He will be attending the University of Texas at Austin.
The winner in the Undergraduate category was Patryk Tomaszkiewicz who attends Texas A&M University.
The winning Graduate student was Kasia Krozel who will be completing her studies at Texas A&M this Fall.

Each student will receive $1000 payable to their university.
Read their essays here.

Congratulations to each student and Thank You to every student who entered!

Polish American Congress appeals to Polonia to contact White House to Veto Act S. 447

The Polish American Congress is appealing to Polonia and friends of Poland to contact the White House to ask President Trump to Veto Act S. 447.

Act S. 447 (JUST ACT OF 2017) was adopted by Congress on April 25, 2018. The Polish American Congress believes that this legislation is unfair to Poland.


The Polish American Congress has issued the following ACTION ALERT:

APPEAL TO ALL FRIENDS OF POLAND:
PLEASE TELEPHONE THE WHITE HOUSE

26 April between 9 a.m. and 4p.m (EDT), all Friends of Poland should deliver by telephone to the White House Comments line (202-456-1111) with displeasure the following brief message:

My name is ___________________and my address is___________________.  As an American concerned with Polish-American relations, and I am calling to encourage that President Trump veto the JUST ACT OF 2017, enacted on April 25 2018, because it is most unfair to Poland, America’s loyal NATO ally.

Also, please identify your membership in any organizations, such as PAC or others


More Information about campaign to stop S. 447