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Lech Wałęsa

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1983 Nobel Prize Peace Winner Lech Wałęsa News

What's new around Eastern Europe

The Kingston Whig-Standard
Gdansk's new European Solidarity Center, located in a rusted-metal building at the entrance to the shipyards where Lech Walesa's 1980 strikes took place, is one of Europe's best sights about the end of communism. The shipyards themselves are ...

1983 Nobel Prize Peace Winner Lech Wałęsa News

Poland's Luckiest Generation

Huffington Post
Solidarity was a real social movement only for a brief time -- just a year and a half. This lack of experience was one of the reasons why, ironically, the Communists were much better prepared to operate in a democratic system. The professionalization ...

1983 Nobel Prize Peace Winner Lech Wałęsa News

Late-blooming Lewiston left-hander commits to UMaine baseball program

Bangor Daily News
Emerson, who was a quarterback, an all-conference punter and an all-academic selection at Lewiston High, also was a defenseman on the Blue Devils' hockey squad. This summer, he plans to play for Northeast Baseball, a team based in the Boston area that ...

1983 Nobel Prize Peace Winner Lech Wałęsa News

9 Reasons Why the 'X-Files' Revival Matters

Hard to believe, kids, but there was a time before the world of pop culture revolved around whatever was unveiled that year at Comic-Con. Before "Game of Thrones," before the Marvel Cinematic Universe, before Peter Jackson's hobbits, it was "The X ...

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