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Posted on 10 January 2018 | 6:21 am
Polish activist Lech Wałęsa to visit PHL -
Polish activist Lech Wałęsa to visit PHLBusiness MirrorLECH WAŁĘSA, the Polish shipyard worker who toppled a Communist-ruled government, is visiting the Philippines on the third week of January for a series of speaking engagements before local business groups and executives. Now 75 years old, Wałęsa ...
Posted on 10 January 2018 | 4:58 am
Oprah for President? Not So Fast - HuffPost
Oprah for President? Not So FastHuffPostOne can look to Lech Walesa in Poland and Aung San Suu Kyi of Myanmar (Burma) for examples of renowned figures who could not transform their popularity into effective governing. Interestingly, in our nation's recent past over the last half century ...and more »
Posted on 9 January 2018 | 4:17 pm
Kolejny ostry wpis byłego Prezydenta. Lech
Najwyższy Czas!Kolejny ostry wpis byłego Prezydenta. Lech Wałęsa znów w akcji ...Najwyższy Czas!Były przywódca „Solidarności” w ostatnim czasie lubi w sposób kontrowersyjny przypominać o swoim istnieniu. Teraz Lech Wałęsa opublikował wpis, w którym nawołuje UE i by obaliły demokratycznie wybrane rządy. Oczywiście podkreślił swoje ogromne zasługi ...Parodia! SOS Lecha Wałęsy! Wzywa na pomoc "Europę i Świat", bo ...wPolityce.plall 3 news articles »
Posted on 9 January 2018 | 1:09 pm
Lech Wałęsa na intymnym zdjęciu z żoną.
Dziennik BałtyckiLech Wałęsa na intymnym zdjęciu z żoną. "A czego mielibyśmy się ...Dziennik BałtyckiMłody Lech Wałęsa całuje się z żoną Danutą w domowym zaciszu. To zdjęcie byłego prezydenta obiegło sieć. Na twitterowym koncie odniósł się do niego sam były pre.Lech Wałęsa pokazał zdjęcia z przeszłości - WPROST.plWprost.plLech Wałęsa pokazuje unikalne zdjęcia. A potem dodaje: żona pary razy nas wszystkich pogoniłaWirtualna PolskaIntymne i romantyczne zdjęcie Lech Wałęsa całuje żonę Danutę ...VIVA!Jastrząb Post -fakt.plall 11 news articles »
Posted on 8 January 2018 | 9:37 am
German Nobel literature laureate Guenter
BERLIN (AP) — Guenter Grass was to Germany what William Faulkner was to the old American South: The bard, scourge and pathfinder of a society ruined by moral disgrace and humiliated by military defeat.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:03 am
German Nobel literature laureate Guenter
BERLIN (AP) - Guenter Grass, the Nobel-winning German writer who gave voice to the generation that came of age during the horrors of the Nazi era but later ran into controversy over his own World War II past and stance toward Israel, has died. He was 87.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:41 am
Nobel Prize-winning German writer Guenter
Guenter Grass, the Nobel-winning German writer who gave voice to the generation that came of age during the horrors of the Nazi era but later ran into controversy over his own World War II past and stance toward Israel, has died. Matthias Wegener, spokesman for the Steidl publishing house, confirmed that Grass died Monday morning in a Luebeck hospital. Grass was lauded by Germans for helping to ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:26 am
German Nobel laureate Guenter Grass dies at
Guenter Grass was to Germany what William Faulkner was to the old American South: The bard, scourge and pathfinder of a society ruined by moral disgrace and humiliated by military defeat.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:36 am
Monday, April 20
Today is Monday, April 20, the 110th day of 2015. There are 255 days left in the year.Highlights in history on this date:1534 - Elizabeth Barton, the Maid of Kent, is executed in England with five of her associates for criticizing...
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 5:31 pm
Inside Tiananmen, the ‘Gateway to Heavenly
We met in Tiananmen Square, where he was bombarded by his fellow students for pictures and autographs. “I’m doing better than Lech Walesa,” he said laughing. “The question is how I’m doing compared to Gandhi…” Kaixi seemed to have adopted ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:56 am
Ivorian, Togolese leaders in Libreville to
The former President of the European Commission Manuel Barosso and the former Polish President Lech Walesa are also expected to attend the forum. According to the Gabonese Presidency spokesman, the opening of the forum will be followed by a meeting on ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:23 pm
Lifting Cuba trade embargo is good business
Last year Lech Walesa, the labor organizer who became President of Poland, said it's "quite amazing" that a country 90 miles from the United States could not overthrow the yoke of communism, while Poland, in the shadow of the USSR, managed such a feat.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 3:00 pm
Sunday, August 30
1980 - Polish workers win strike led by Lech Walesa and Poland becomes the first Eastern Bloc country to recognize independent trade unions. 1981 - Iran's president and prime minister are killed when bomb explodes in government offices in Tehran.
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 1:18 pm
New York Forum Africa: Helping African
These include former Polish President and Nobel Peace Prize-winner Lech Walesa, former Ghanaian President John Kufuor and former Colombian President Andrés Pastrana. Joining them will be Alassane Dramane Ouattara, President of the Ivory Coast, and ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 12:41 am
Walesa avoids hate crime charge for anti-gay
Polish prosecutors say they will not charge former President Lech Walesa with hate crimes for recent remarks deemed offensive to gays.
Posted on 13 March 2013 | 9:07 am
Polish lawmakers protest Walesa's anti-gay
Poland's first openly gay and transsexual lawmakers took seats on the front bench of Parliament Wednesday to protest hostile remarks by former President Lech Walesa.
Posted on 3 March 2013 | 2:11 am
Walesa loves social media, wishes he had it
Lech Walesa is a big fan of social media — and says if he had it back when he founded the Solidarity rights movement in 1980, he wouldn't have had to keep meeting opposition colleagues in stadiums.
Posted on 29 June 2012 | 6:10 am
Walesa says today's Solidarity deserves a
Poland's former President Lech Walesa said Wednesday that members of Solidarity, the trade union he once led, deserve to be beaten for a disruptive protest they staged last week in Warsaw.
Posted on 15 May 2012 | 5:59 pm
Lenin's name reappears at Walesa's Polish
Lenin's notorious name has returned to a public spot in Eastern Europe: the Gdansk shipyard where Lech Walesa led his anti-communist movement. Though just for a film set, the move has sparked emotions.
Posted on 13 May 2012 | 5:56 pm