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CREECA LECTURE: Since 1989 – Poland’s Democratic Experience

Event Details

Thursday, February 18, 2021
4-5:15 p.m.
In 1989, Poland, thanks primarily to the efforts of the solidarity movement, emerged from 44 years of Soviet Russian domination to establish a new system of representative democratic government. Why they were proven wrong, how Polish democracy has developed over the past three decades, and what we can learn from Poland's experience - both from its successes and its challenges - are covered in this talk.