berlin wall

It is too easy to forget that the European Union is primarily a project of unification and a phenomenally successful peace project, Leader of Renew Europe Dacian Cioloş writes.
But wherever you build a wall, people will always try to get over – or under it, journalist Helena Merriman writes.
It’s been thirty years since the Berlin Wall was erected overnight in 1961. Its sudden existence split many families, physically & ideologically divided the city of Berlin and all of the country. Its complete demolition after decades was complete by November 1991.
Fears of a “new Hitler”, a toy London bus and buying bananas for the first time.
From Berlin to China, accelerated by new technology and communications, 1989 saw humans take decisive steps towards greater dignity against controlling systems and unfair distribution of opportunities
On Saturday January 20th I stood with a group of a few hundred Americans in front of the U.S. Embassy in Athens. It was thrilling to be a part of simultaneous marches across the world for women's rights. The gathering began at 4pm, and at 4:30 we were politely told to cross the street, our slot was up.
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The German Foreign Office has thanked David Bowie for "helping to bring down the Berlin Wall", referencing the late legendary
'Breakingwalls' ambassadors perform in CapeTown 2014 Courtesy of Fran Tarr "Mr. Gorbachev, open this gate. Tear down this