Voice of the Wall – Your message of freedom

Voice of the Wall – Your message of freedom

A film created with original letters from the Berlin Wall. A message from the Wall to the world. I was born August 13th 1961. Technically I separated sectors. The truth is: I Separated families, brothers, sisters, lovers. It was a dreadful task. There was this family, trying to cross the border. Searchlights. Sirens. Dogs barking. Read more about Voice of the Wall – Your message of freedom[…]

The mistake that toppled the Berlin Wall

The mistake that toppled the Berlin Wall

If you know one thing about the fall of the Berlin Wall, it might be this. REAGAN: Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall. Or this. Or maybe… HASSELHOFF: I’ve been looking for freedom! These moments were huge in unifying Berlin and undermining the physical symbol of a divided Europe during the Cold War. But they Read more about The mistake that toppled the Berlin Wall[…]

Berlin Wall Escapee Recounts His Experience | Ocean Treks

Berlin Wall Escapee Recounts His Experience | Ocean Treks

for one last cultural experience in Berlin I’m exploring one of Germany’s most visited sites no trip to this remarkable city is complete without to this ultimate symbol of freedom or perhaps a symbol of what happens when we lose our freedom this of course is the Berlin Wall it divided a nation a people Read more about Berlin Wall Escapee Recounts His Experience | Ocean Treks[…]

The Berlin Wall: Escaping for Freedom and Love

The Berlin Wall: Escaping for Freedom and Love

On March 5th, 1946, Sir Winston Churchill delivered a speech at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri. This is when he famously announced to the World that “From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic, an iron curtain has descended across the Continent” The curtain clearly divided the areas under Soviet influence from the Read more about The Berlin Wall: Escaping for Freedom and Love[…]

BEATING THE BOMB: Part 3 – The Free Market

BEATING THE BOMB: Part 3 – The Free Market

The fall of the wall in Berlin in 1989 and when we went into East Berlin, I wrote, or my friend wrote for me a poster on the station which said N.A.T.O., and it just said Nuclear American Take Over. The Warsaw Pact is disbanded in 1991, NATO is not. In Britain the decision to Read more about BEATING THE BOMB: Part 3 – The Free Market[…]

The Cold War: Ideological Differences - Capitalism vs Communism - Episode 1
Documentary - The lost world of communism part 3/3 (Romania)

Documentary – The lost world of communism part 3/3 (Romania)

this is the story of a happily married couple nikolai and elena Ceausescu who together ruled romania for nearly a quarter of a century Romanian sarcastically called this socialism in one family the concentration of power in their hands and the cult of personality which surrounded them was quite different from the other communist countries Read more about Documentary – The lost world of communism part 3/3 (Romania)[…]

Francis Fukuyama in conversation with David Runciman - Democracy: Even the Best Ideas Can Fail
John Stossel - Communism vs Capitalism

John Stossel – Communism vs Capitalism

the Moscow subway it's almost beautiful stained glass and chandeliers in some stations and it's very efficient the government decided it needed to move lots of people without creating surface traffic jams and more air pollution so it poured money into the subway the result is clean fast trains that come so often you seldom Read more about John Stossel – Communism vs Capitalism[…]