Politics There Were Better Times Piotr Niemczyk and Liberte/January 13, 2017August 7, 2017 /Leave a comment Having said farewell to the year 2016, I do not really know whether I should be happy or worried. Should I be glad that this disastrous year has ended? Or rather fear that 2017 may be even worse. Why? I’ll try to explain it in a nutshell.