Ten Years, and a Million Men: POLAND, RUSSIA, AND THE WEST

Hutchinson, John
May 1982
National Review;5/28/1982, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p620
This article presents information about the activities of the Solidarity, a Polish trade union federation founded in September 1980 in Gdansk. In January 1982, Solidarity formed the All-Polish Resistance Committee of the Independent Self-Governing Trade Union Solidarity, demanding an end to the official state of war, the restoration of Solidarity to freedom and legality, the release of all prisoners, and negotiations between the Polish government on the one hand and Lech Walesa, founder of the Solidarity movement, on the other.


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