For the record (3)

Lech Walesa became the first recipient of Scandinavia's Freedom Prize for contributions to freedom and human dignity. The leader of Poland's disbanded Solidarity union, awarded in absentia, also said he couldn't leave Poland to accept Harvard University's invitation to give a commencement address. He feared he might be barred from returning home.

You've read  of  free articles. Subscribe to continue.
QR Code to For the record (3)
Read this article in
QR Code to Subscription page
Start your subscription today