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Journal Entry of a Subordinate Group Member In 1980, the “Polish Solidarność” was born which was going to support freedom, democracy and better living conditions for the polish people. As stated by Encyclopedia Britannica (2007), Polish Solidarnosc, officially Independent Self-Governing Trade Union Solidarity, Polish Niezalezny Samorzad Zwiazków Zawodowych Solidarnosc, Polish trade union that in the early 1980s became the first independent labor union in a country belonging to the Soviet bloc.” This was the first non-communist union in a communist country that was trying to give the people of Poland hope and relief. Unfortunately, not even a year after this organization was established, the polish government declared the “Stan wojenny” (martial law), which was announced by Wojcech Jaruzelski in 1981, forbidding the polish people to live a normal life. Acording to the Encyclopedia Britanica (2007), ”On Dec. 13, 1981, Jaruzelski imposed martial law in Poland in a bid to crush the Solidarity movement. Solidarity was declared illegal, and its leaders were arrested.” With the martial law, there were rules imposed that had to be followed and did not make any sence, like not leaving the house after nine pm or even leaving the city without a pass that gave you the right to do so. Were these rules not obeyed, you were most likely arrested and would spend some time in prison. In addition, there was not much food
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