Polish Christian Democratic Party


Polish Christian Democratic Party

Polish Christian Democratic Party ( _pl. Polskie Stronnictwo Chrześcijańskiej Demokracji, abbreviated PSChD, commonly known as "Chrześcijańska Demokracja" or "Chadecja" [Note that the terms "Chrześcijańska Demokracja" or "Chadecja" in Poland can refer to the dominant Polish Christian Democracy party in general, depending on historical context] ), was a political party of Polish right wing christian democracy faction existing in the first year of the Second Polish Republic. It leader and main activist was Wojciech Korfanty.

In 1922 "Chadecja" became part of the Chrześcijański Związek Jedności Narodowej ("Chiena") coalition. Part of the Chjeno-Piast coalition after signing the Lanckorona Pact in 1923.

After the May Coup of 1926, split into three factions. Member of Centrolew coalition in 1929. Member of Front Morges coalition on 1937, and merged with Narodowa Partia Robotnicza to form Stronnictwo Pracy.

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