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Baltic States
Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia, three countries that border the Baltic Sea
Lech Walesa
Polish leader who cofounded Solidarity and served as president of Poland from 1990 to 1995
Solidarity
Poland's first independent labor union, cofounded by Lech Walesa
Russification
the effort fo make countries occupied by the Soviet Union more Russian by replacing local languages and customs
bread basket
an abundant grain-producing region
deport
to expel from a country
brain drain
the loss of skilled workers who move in search of better opportunities
communism
a type of government in which the Communist Party holds all political power and controls the economy
command economy
an economic system in which the production of goods and services is decided by a central government
market economy
an economic system in which the production of goods and services is decided by the supply of goods and the demand of consumers