Reakcje na zabojstwo ks. Jerzego Popieluszki. Na podstawie wybranych dokumentow Komitetu Krakowskiego PZPR i tekstow "Gazety Krakowskiej" (1984-1985)
The reactions to the murder of priest Jerzy Popieluszko based on selected documents of the Krakow PZPR Committee (Polish United Workers' Party) and ..
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Keywords: Jerzy Popieluszko (1947-1984); priest; murder; social assessment; provocation; political activity; "Gazeta Krakowska"; the communist party; Polish United Workers' Party
Summary/Abstract: The murder of priest Jerzy Popieluszko, perpetrated by teh officers of the Security Service (Sluzba Bezpieczenstwa), had far-reaching social and political consequences in the People's Republic of Poland. The perpetrator's trial was of equal importance. The trial was staged by the communist authorities in such a way that those who commissioned the murder could not be traced. The article aims at analysing, on a few examples, how the priest Popieluszko's murder was received and what the far-reaching repercussions were, from the perspective of opinions by selected people from the Krakow region.
- Issue Year: 2013
- Issue No: 43
- Page Range: 103-116
- Page Count: 14