The Polish Dilemma

Crozier, Brian
September 1980
National Review;9/19/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 19, p1129
The article discusses the dilemma facing the Soviet Union in line with its imposition of Communism in Poland. Poland, a Catholic country is obviously anti-Communist and Polish Catholics were able to resist the Christian Marxist approach that has victimized some bishops and priests in Brazil. The wave of strikes staged by workers in the country has challenged its Communist doctrines since no arrests and repression have taken place in response to the disturbances. The Russians are indecisive with their attempts to quell the disturbances for fear of another outrage from the West.


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