Story | Apr 26, 2007
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Story | Aug 26, 2008Today's question: Did the U.S. overplay its hand in Eastern Europe when Russia was weak and reeling from the collapse of the Soviet Union? Previously, Moynihan and Meier discussed the extent to which Russia wants to exert control over former Soviet republics.
Story | Apr 2, 2005
BERLIN - Karol Wojtyla became a priest in 1946, just as the Iron Curtain descended across Europe. The inspiration he provided as Pope John Paul II helped to tear it down. Lech Walesa, founder of the Solidarity movement that toppled communism in Poland in...
Story | Apr 6, 1989
WARSAW -- The independent trade union Solidarity came in from seven years in the political cold Wednesday, joining in a historic agreement with Poland's Communist government that paves the way for the first free elections here since World War II and...
Story | Jun 5, 1989
WARSAW -- Poland's voters poured out by the millions Sunday and cast their ballots in what the official news agency PAP called "an atmosphere of calm, seriousness and responsibility" in the first partially democratic elections here in more than 40 years....