The fall of the wall
- Celebration of Unity. // Scholastic News -- Senior Edition;12/06/99, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p2
Talks about the Berlin Wall in Germany which was torn down in 1989.
- Wall felled, now a forest of cranes. Walker, Ruth // Christian Science Monitor;8/14/96, Vol. 88 Issue 182, p10
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- The wall that shut out the west. Gelb, Norman // Christian Science Monitor;8/14/96, Vol. 88 Issue 182, p16
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- Checkpoint Charlie. // Newsweek;4/29/1985, Vol. 105 Issue 17, p9
Checkpoint Charlie, a gap in the Berlin Wall, is the best-known crossing between the communist and noncommunist worlds. On the Western side, tourists, anticommunist demonstrators and allied guards watch heavily armed East German sentinels watchingthem. In 1987, many more tourists will be here to...
- The writing on the wall. Darnton, R. // UNESCO Courier;Jun90, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p12
Recounts the author's first-hand observation of the tearing down of the Berlin Wall between Nov. 9 and 12, 1989. Beginning of the destruction; Wall's symbolism; East Germans who stayed home; Western views of the wall; Lure of money; The shadow of the wall.
- Consider the wall. // Commonweal;12/1/89, Vol. 116 Issue 21, p659
Editorial. Describes meanings to be drawn from the fall of the Berlin wall. Political reform; Eastern Europe's ideological straitjacket; German reunification.
- Euphoria and beyond. Wilpert, C. // Commonweal;12/15/89, Vol. 116 Issue 22, p695
Gives a retrospective on the opening of the Berlin Wall. Effect on immigrants in West Germany; Status of West Berlin; Possibility of monoculturalism in a reunified Germany.
- Reflecting on the wall. // Newsweek;8/25/1986, Vol. 108 Issue 8, p8
Opinion. The editor-in-chief of Die Zeit reflects on the 25th anniversary of the partitioning of Berlin. So long as the wall stands, cutting the city of Berlin asunder with its watchtowers, searchlights and shootouts when a desperate Easterner tries to escape, there can be no real peace in Europe.
- Glasnost as a verb: To open a wall. // America;11/25/1989, Vol. 161 Issue 16, p367
Editorial. Comments on the implications of the fall of the Berlin Wall on Nov.9, 1989. Possibility of German reunification; Cultural and historic implications; Common European home.
- Pope John Paul II and the toppling of the Berlin Wall. Shaw, Russell // Our Sunday Visitor;11/8/2009, Vol. 98 Issue 28, p9
The article analyzes the falling of the Berlin Wall in Germany on November 9, 1989.