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 ...
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 ...
Jul 29, 2015 ... THE EVOLUTION OF THE POLISH SOLIDARITY MOVEMENT - BY KIERAN
INGLETON. The Solidarity movement in Poland is arguably one of ...
Aug 24, 2005 ... Soon, workers in 20 other area factories joined the strike in solidarity. Seventeen
days later, after negotiations with Poland's Communist ...
Everything you ever wanted to know about the Solidarity movement and the fall of
communism in Poland.
Dec 12, 2011 ... Thirty years ago, the remarkable Polish resistance movement Solidarity was shut
down by martial law.
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 ...
Solidarność (Solidarity) brings down the communist government of Poland, 1988-
89 ... Due to the complexity and size of Solidarity and the amount of labor ...
Poland's Solidarity Movement (1980-1989). Maciej Bartkowski. Published by the
International Center on Nonviolent Conflict ICNC Summary, December 2009.
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 ...