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 ...
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 ...
Jul 29, 2015 ... THE EVOLUTION OF THE POLISH SOLIDARITY MOVEMENT - BY KIERAN
INGLETON. The Solidarity movement in Poland is arguably one of ...
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 ...
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.
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 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's goal, established in the 1981 Congress, was "to create dignified
conditions of life in an economically and politically sovereign Poland. By this we ...
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 ...