Category Archives: May Coup

Great Poland camp

Great Poland camp

It was difficult not to compare the results of the five-year trial of constitutional life in Poland with the results, which Italy reached at Mussolini. There without the use of the army (though not without violence) udało się powstrzymać rozkład i przezwyciężyć

the foreign policy

the foreign policy

Piłsudski's ambition was to give Poland a new foreign policy system, different from the Dmowski system, but it was not easy. Russia was threatening, who never forgot her defeat and never considered herself morally bound by any treaty; to niebezpieczeństwo

Economic effects of the May coup

Economic effects of the coup

A feeling of relief, which took place a year after the "May accidents", the economic recovery was explained by itself, and this revival was attributed to Piłsudski. The undeniable facts are as follows: 1/ Since June 1926 r. until November 1927 r. the number of the unemployed decreased from …

Moral sanitation

Moral sanitation

The high-profile anti-fraud commission did not find a single scandal worth bringing to trial. Revolutionary arrows gave heart to the radical elements; more than one city then received a socialist council and magistrate; priests were occasionally attacked. W ślad za piłsudczykiem

Constitution change

Constitution change

From the reform project submitted by the government to the Seym (16 WE) learned the party, that is, who they put on the constitution, he does not think at all to "democratize" Poland. Neither expropriation without compensation, nor socialization, nor a plebiscite, ani referendum. Piłsudskiemu i Bartlowi

Strange upheaval aftermath

Strange upheaval aftermath

With Wojciechowski's abdication, Marshal Rataj took over power in the country. This, of course, complied with the wishes of the Belweder Palace (i.e.. from then on Piłsudski), and appointed Kazimierz Bartel as head of government, professor at the Lviv Polytechnic. Teacher, recently a liberator, potem twórca radykalnej

Civil War 12-15 May 1926 r.

Civil War 12-15 May 1926 r.

Piłsudski welcomed the new government with an insulting article in "Kurier Poranny" from 11 May. Article, though confiscated, broke up. Tegoż dnia wieczorem grupki agitatorów w mundurach i po cywilnemu wpadały do kawiarń wiwatując na cześć marszałka

Witos' third office

The spring solstice 1926 r., work of the Polish Socialist Party, lasted three weeks, and it was full of experiments, scuffle, resignation and behind-the-scenes intrigues. One by one, Witos's candidacies were popped up and down, Chaciński (ChD), Dąbski (PSL), Piłsudski, Moraczewski, Władysław Grabski. Ze Zdziechowski nadal będzie ministrem skarbu wydawało