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04/06/1989 Polish Solidarity wins the first free elections in Soviet block

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Solidarity victory in Polish elections: 1989

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Poland’s post-Berlin Wall generation: life 25 years after communism

Solidarity is a polish labor union. It was founded in September 1890 at the Lenin shipyard. It was the first trade union in a Warsaw Pact country that was not controlled by a communist party. It was part of an anti-bureaucratic social movement.