Labor Finds Its Voice

Vaclav Klaus has led a charmed life as Prime Minister of the Czech Republic. No opponent has been strong enough to challenge Klaus and his free-market policies--until now. With key elections coming in a year, Czechs are hearing a lot more from a labor leader who dares to criticize Klaus: Richard Falbr. Backed by a resurgent union movement, Falbr could force a slowdown in the country's rapid journey to full-blown capitalism.

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