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... Poland was largely able to gain support for resistance through the Church, and through the Church it was able to avoid violence while making strong stands against the values that the Soviets stood for; the Polish Pope publically declared anti communist sentiments. Thus, it can be concluded that Poland’s adherence to Catholic values was what allowed it to achieve liberation relatively smoothly.
Hungary, Czechoslovakia, and Poland engaged in resistance to the Soviet regime during the Cold War. While the three engaged in radically different methods, the three were reacting to the idea that there is “more than one road to socialism.” Poland’s adherence to Catholic values let Poland resist the violence that the USSR was capable of doling out. Ultimately Poland serves as a continuation of adhering to ethical and moral ideas set down in the town of Le Chambon during WWII.
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