Fact and Comment
- Tear Down This Wall: Remarks at Brandenburg Gate. Reagan, Ronald // Peace & Conflict Monitor;Oct2007, p3
The speech "Tear Down This Wall: Remarks at Brandenburg Gate," is presented, given by U.S. President Ronald Reagan in June 1987 at the Berlin Wall in Berlin, West Germany. Topics discussed include the increase of political freedoms in Eastern Europe, the state of the Soviet Union, and joint...
- "MR. GORBACHEV, TEAR DOWN THIS WALL!". // Junior Scholastic;9/21/2015, Vol. 118 Issue 2, p26
The article focuses on the request by U.S. President Ronald Reagan to Russian leader Mikhail Gorbachev to remove the wall between East and West Germany on June 12, 1987.
- 'Mr. Gorbachev, Tear Down This Wall!'. // New York Times Upfront;9/21/2015, Vol. 148 Issue 2, p25
The article recalls a speech made by the late U.S. president Ronald Reagan at the Brandenburg Gate in West Berlin, Germany on June 12, 1987 which he challenged then Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev to demolish the Berlin Wall.
- Take that! Mitchell, E.; Cole, W. // Time;9/24/1990, Vol. 136 Issue 13, p100
Pictures former President Ronald Reagan, taking a hammer and chisel to the Berlin Wall, as part of an 11-day trip which will include Poland, Moscow and Italy.
- Reagan's Message. Ratnesar, Romesh // Time International (Atlantic Edition);6/29/2009, Vol. 173 Issue 26/27, p49
An essay is presented on former U.S. President Ronald Reagan's role in the fall of the Berlin Wall. It offers a history of why Reagan's legacy is tied to the Berlin Wall. During a televised debate in 1967 Reagan told Senator Robert Kennedy that the Berlin Wall should be taken down. The Wall was...
- Ronald Reagan. // U.S. News & World Report;9/24/90, Vol. 109 Issue 12, p23
Pictures Ronald Reagan, sledgehammer in hand, attacking the Berlin Wall, surrounded by a small but enthusiastic crowd of Germans who applauded the former president.
- A turn of phrase. Robinson, Peter // New Criterion;Jan2014, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p37
The author describes his experiences traveling to West Berlin, Germany and visiting the Berlin Wall while preparing a speech for the U.S. President Ronald Reagan in 1987, arguing that Reagan and the British politician Margaret Thatcher would both have responded to issues in 2014 by working out...
- Ronald Reagan's Berlin. Fund, John H. // American Spectator;Dec2009/Jan2010, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p74
The article presents the author's opinions on the legacy of U.S. President Ronald Reagan's contribution to the fall of the Berlin Wall in Berlin, Germany. He comments on how the foreign policy circles ignore Reagan's contribution. The exhibit on Reagan at the Checkpoint Charlie Museum in Berlin,...
- The Federal Reserve and the Economy. // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);4/16/2008, Vol. 136 Issue 16, p10A
The article examines the role of the Federal Reserve and its influence on interest rates which in turn influences the economy.