The Dead End of Communism

The Warsaw Uprising and Poland’s Battle With Communism

Members of the Armia Krojowa (Home Army) pose for a photo on Aug. 11, 1944, during the Warsaw Uprising. (Juliusz Bogdan Deczkowski/Public Domain)
Members of the Armia Krojowa (Home Army) pose for a photo on Aug. 11, 1944, during the Warsaw Uprising. (Juliusz Bogdan Deczkowski/Public Domain)

In the summer of 1944, the Nazi occupation of Poland was nearing the end of its fifth year. More than one in five Poles had...


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