Jaroslaw Zadencki

Jaroslaw Zadencki holds a degree in philosophy from the University of Krakow. He has been a contributor to several Polish periodicals.


One of the social-cultural plagues of our time is the universally spread opportunism of the educated classes known as Political Correctness. It proclaims itself as a brave and uncompromising defender of freedom of speech, and an equally fervent enemy of all forms of censorship. While this would be entirely admirable, …

Jak wiadomo, jedna z najwiekszych bolaczek naszych czasow jest powszechny oportunizm warstw wyksztalconych zwany "polityczna poprawnoscia". Objawia sie on glownie bohaterska i bezkompromisowa obrona swobody slowa i rownie wielka nienawiscia do jakiejkolwiek cenzury. Byloby to zaiste godne podziwu stanowisko, gdyby nie fakt, ze w rzeczywistosci wolnosc wypowiedzi sprowadza sie, no …

Jaroslaw Zadencki holds a degree in philosophy from the University of Krakow. He has been a contributor to several Polish periodicals. This essay, a translation and adaptation from the original Polish, first appeared in issue No. 1(30), 1997, of the journal Stanczyk, ul. St. Pietaka 9, 51-140 Wroclaw, Poland. One …