Stefan Starzyński and Julian Spitosław Kulski went down in history as heroes who refused to leave Warsaw, even though their life was in danger. However, they decided that the city needed a Polish mayor, which is why the role was assumed by Kulski himself, who, following Starzyński’s arrest, continued with their shared vision and mission for more five years, until the outbreak of the Warsaw Uprising. Today, we know that if the Warsaw City Hall had not been in Polish hands, it would have been impossible to organise the Underground State on such a large scale. It was Julian S. Kulski who showed great courage and dedication in that most tragic period in Warsaw’s history. Today, our duty as the Foundation is to give him back his rightful place in history and remind everyone about the role he played in building an independent Poland.Read more
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“During the occupation, the city hall became a stronghold of the Polish Underground State. Without the heroic Mayor Julian S. Kulski, it would have been impossible to survive until the end of the Uprising.”
Jan Nowak Jeziorański
The third edition of the conference “The best way to predict the future is to create it” will be held on the 28th of May!
The Kulski Foundation for Polish-American Relations in cooperation with the Medical Research Agency is honored to invite you to the third edition of the conference “The best way to predict the future is to create it” which will take place on the 28th of May 2020. The event, due to the current coronavirus pandemic, will […]
The future of Poland’s relations with the USA was the main theme of the last week’s conference in Washington, D.C., organized by the Kulski Foundation in partnership with the Warsaw Enterprise Institute. The conference covered four key areas of Polish-American cooperation: business, military, energy as well as R&D in healthcare.
According to experts, the cooperation between Poland and the United States over the next 100 years will focus on aspects such as trade, international security and healthcare innovation. The participants in the conference ‘The Best Way to Predict the Future is to Create it’ – the next 100 years of relations with the US – […]