I vividly remember November 1989, I was in form two (12 years old) in Mr Brock’s class at St Peters School in Cambridge, and we watched on television (of course not live) the events in Berlin as the Wall “came down”. 626 more words
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I don’t read a lot of books for adults these days. It might be my abysmally short attention span. It might be the pretty colors in the graphic novels and picture books. 389 more words
On this day 25 years ago, the Soviet Union officially collapsed.
USSR president Mikhail Gorbachev resigned on Christmas Day 1991, hammering in the final nail in the coffin of the Union. 387 more words