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Solidarity (Polish trade union)


Solidarity is a Polish trade union that was founded on 17 September 1980 at the Lenin Shipyard under the leadership of Lech Wałęsa. It was the first trade union ...

Solidarity | Polish organization | Britannica.com


Jan 27, 2016 ... Polish trade union that in the early 1980s became the first independent labour union in a country belonging to the Soviet bloc. Solidarity was ...

The Rise and Fall of Solidarity - The New York Times


Dec 12, 2011 ... Solidarity had its roots in the worker unrest of December 1970 in Poland's northern cities, but the movement that emerged in the summer of ...

The Evolution of the Polish Solidarity Movement « The View East


Jul 29, 2015 ... THE EVOLUTION OF THE POLISH SOLIDARITY MOVEMENT - BY KIERAN INGLETON. The Solidarity movement in Poland is arguably one of ...

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May 28, 2010 ... The begining of the Polish Solidarity movement founded in September 1980 at the Gdansk shipyard and led by Lech Walesa. Solidarity was the ...

BBC NEWS | In pictures: Solidarity in Poland:


In pictures: Solidarity in Poland: Solidarity. Twenty-five years ago, Solidarity, the first independent trade union in the former Soviet bloc, was born in Poland.

Solidarity | Social & Economic Issues | National Curriculum | Schools ...


The formation of the independent trade union ' Solidarity' was in response to the ... By the mid 1960's, Poland was experiencing increasing economic and ...

Poland - Solidarity - Country Studies


Poland Table of Contents. The breakthrough in ending the political monopoly of the PZPR came in 1980 with the emergence of the Interfactory Strike Committee,  ...

Solidarity, Pope John Paul II, and the Orange Alternative: Bringing ...


Solidarity's goal, established in the 1981 Congress, was "to create dignified conditions of life in an economically and politically sovereign Poland. By this we ...

'This casts a shadow over Poland': Claims that Polish Solidarity hero


Feb 20, 2016 ... Poland's new Right-wing leaders are using fresh allegations about Lech Walesa to revive conspiracy theories that the communist-era regime ...

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Solidarity Gdansk Poland - Local Life


Everything you ever wanted to know about the Solidarity movement and the fall of communism in Poland.

Poland: Solidarity -- The Trade Union That Changed The World


Aug 24, 2005 ... Twenty-five years ago next Wednesday -- 31 August 1980 -- unemployed Polish electrician Lech Walesa struck a major blow to Soviet ...

Poland's Solidarity Movement (1980-1989) | ICNC


Poland's Solidarity Movement (1980-1989). Maciej Bartkowski. Languages. More Languages. Description. Publication Info. December 2009. Publication Info.