Behind Berlin's and Israel's walls

Kampmark, Binoy
August 2011
Eureka Street;8/26/2011, Vol. 21 Issue 16, p24
The article discusses the concept behind the Berlin Wall in Germany and Israel Wall. It reveals that the construction of the wall serves as the symbolic site of conflict between global ideologies and systems, and an actual manifestation of brutal state fear. In addition, the Israelis believe that the wall is a security fence, not a diplomatic nor political, but was rationalized at times as a security barrier, an anti-fascist barrier.


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