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Hong Kong refuses to be absorbed by an increasingly nasty regime – The Washington Post

HONG KONG — Lee Cheuk-yan , unlike most Americans, remembers and reveres Lane Kirkland, a hero of the first Cold War. During 16 years as leader of the AFL-CIO (1979-1995), Kirkland gave crucial support, both material and moral, to Lech Walesa and the Solidarity movement in Poland, where it was an early tremor in the political earthquake …