Mr. Gorbachev, Tear Down This Wall!

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werkleitz Festival 2008 Amerika

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Mr. Gorbachev, Tear Down This Wall!
DE 1987

It certainly was not on account of the Leftist protests that Ronald Reagan transformed during his time in office from a “devourer of communists” to a serious peace negotiator with Gorbachev. His impressive speech, which following the fall of the Wall would be lauded for being prophetic, secured Reagan second place in the “best of” Berlin-speeches made by post-JFK American presidents (see above).

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