Walesa


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Polish labor leader and statesman (born in 1943)

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Poor Carwyn is chained to the hopeless self-servingr membersr of the English Parla iament l sent by Newe Labour a to Westminster fromr Walesa to support the union-bashing Miliband.
But Walesa was gaining a reputation in international labour organisations, attending such meetings in Italy, Japan, Sweden, France and Switzerland.
The role of the media today is to "provoke discussions on how this new era will evolve," said Walesa, a 1983 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, who gave the closing speech at the 9th Media Nation conference here.
To our surprise when we reached Warsaw the Poles were disenchanted with Walesa.
Birthdays: from left, Lech Walesa, Patricia Hodge and Mackenzie Crook
Walesa, who won the 1983 Nobel Peace Prize as leader of the freedom-fighting Solidarity trade union, told the Stones in a Saturday Facebook post that "bad things are happening in Poland right now."
Now investigators say Bolek operated for four years longer than first thought and the "formal de-registration of Lech Walesa as an informant was in 1976".
Kiszczak, who died last year, appears to have hung on to a number of secret documents relating to "Bolek", said to be Walesa's code name in the 1970s.
The state history institute said it had confirmed as genuine some documents offered to it by the widow of a communist interior minister suggesting Walesa, ex-leader of the Solidarity union movement that brought down communism in Poland, had been an informant of the communist regime in the 1970s.
Summary: It was not accidental that during this past week, as I and so many others remembered the life and work of the late Samir Kassir who was assassinated 10 years ago in Beirut, I also spent an hour discussing with Lech Walesa in Gdansk, Poland, some of the lessons and experiences of the historic Solidarity workers' movement.
Warsaw: Polish anti-communist icon Lech Walesa said Poland should procure nuclear weapons as a safeguard against Russia, which it blames for stoking the crisis in neighbouring Ukraine.
Tokyo, Mar 19, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - Nobel Peace Prize winner Lech Walesa visited Mazda Motor Corporation headquarters on March 19 and met with company executives including Representative Director and Vice Chairman of the Board, Seita Kanai, and Representative Director, President and CEO, Masamichi Kogai.
The films that have made it to the final list include -- Fruitvale Station, The Railway Man, Walesa. Man of Hope, In Bloom, The Unknown Known, The Referee (L'arbitro), and Class Enemy.
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