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Lech Walessa

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Poland's 'Barbie' Candidate Dashes Hope for Left's Revival

ABC News
... but many Poles, even the party's traditional supporters, say Miller has made the party look foolish by choosing an unknown candidate without political experience to compete for the prestigious position, a job once held by Solidarity founder Lech ...

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Scott Walker should fear these words

The Hill (blog)
... courageous Solidarity union in Poland and their courageous leader Lech Walesa as they battled Soviet communist dictators who were trying to destroy the rights of workers, including collective bargaining, as Walker tries to destroy those rights in ...

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What Ukraine really needs from Washington

The Hill (blog)
Containing the violence will allow Ukrainians to mobilize for civil resistance much in the way nations of Vaclav Havel and Lech Walesa practiced against the Soviets and their domestic communist proxies with considerable success and long-term benefits ...

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Is “Ida” really anti-Polish and anti-Semitic?

Visegrad Insight
In the 1980s, many Poles of Jewish origin – such as Marek Edelman, a hero of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, Adam Michnik, and Bronisław Geremek – were high-ranking Solidarity members and advisors to Lech Wałęsa. Because Poles of Jewish origin were ...

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