TITLE

Greasy Poles

AUTHOR(S)
Husarska, Anna
PUB. DATE
December 1990
SOURCE
New Republic;12/3/90, Vol. 203 Issue 23, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the first democratic national presidential elections to be held in Poland. Participation in the political exercise by solidarity leader Lech Walesa and prime minister Tadeusz Mazowiecki; Absence of forecasts on the prerogatives of the head-of-state; Electioneering parameters set by government regarding television and radio airtime, Impact of the participation of four minor candidates on the acquisition of a majority by either Walesa and Mazowiecki; Identification of the minor candidates; Speculations on the types of parties and sectors supporting Leszek Moczulski, Roman Bartoszcze, Wlodzimierz Cimoszewicz and Stanislaw Tyminski; Revelation of the prison records of all presidential candidates.
ACCESSION #
12006711

 

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