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[…]

German Chancellor calls for protection of freedom, human dignity, democracy on 30th anniversary

German Chancellor calls for protection of freedom, human dignity, democracy on 30th anniversary

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for the protection of freedom democracy human dignity and the rule of law on the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall speaking at the Chapel of reconciliation where the Berlin Wall once stood Merkel said history teaches the wall that no war that causes divisions or Read more about German Chancellor calls for protection of freedom, human dignity, democracy on 30th anniversary[…]

“The Lessons of 1989: Freedom and Our Future”

“The Lessons of 1989: Freedom and Our Future”

SECRETARY POMPEO: Well, good morning. Thank you, Thomas, for the kind introduction, the kind words. Thank you, too, for the warm welcome. I have felt it everywhere. I was commenting that I’m going to be here in Germany for two days. I don’t think I’ve been two days any one place in the last three Read more about “The Lessons of 1989: Freedom and Our Future”[…]

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[…]

GLIFAA Representative Erich Kraus reads Ambassador Emerson’s statement at CSD press conference

GLIFAA Representative Erich Kraus reads Ambassador Emerson’s statement at CSD press conference

German.. .. one of President Barack Obama’s top priorities is to broaden opportunity and advance equality he believes that a world in which everyone including those who are lesbian gay bisexual and transgender can pursue their dreams free from violence and discrimination is a better world in his inaugural address in January of 2013 for Read more about GLIFAA Representative Erich Kraus reads Ambassador Emerson’s statement at CSD press conference[…]

Daniel Kahn & The Painted Bird – “Freedom Is A Verb” (official video)

Daniel Kahn & The Painted Bird – “Freedom Is A Verb” (official video)

You can fight a war with drones You can fight a war with loans You can fight a war with gas or cans of paint But don’t you realize that the game is compromised if you think that this is something that it ain’t We got images of murder that don’t manage to disturb An Read more about Daniel Kahn & The Painted Bird – “Freedom Is A Verb” (official video)[…]

Hitler Receives Diplomats In Berlin (1938)

Hitler Receives Diplomats In Berlin (1938)

in Berlin on New Year's Day it's the custom for the nation's ambassadors to call on Chancellor Hitler to present their good wishes led by British ambassador Sir Neville Henderson they arrived at the Chancellery and as usual in Germany it's all very military in his message to the diplomats Hitler says the peace you Read more about Hitler Receives Diplomats In Berlin (1938)[…]