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*Can common enemies and threats keep Britain and the United States together for decades to come?*
*British prime minister Theresa May’s.. Zero Hedge
A new exhibition has opened along an old section of the Berlin Wall. “Beyond the Wall” features images of soldiers patrolling the once deadly border. The installation is by German-American artist.. Source: Euronews English -
A new Berlin Wall is springing up the in the Kreuzberg neighborhood, but it's not meant to divide people. Petrov Chojnacki, an out-of-luck construction worker, is building a huge wall made out of over.. Source: Ruptly TV -
Here are the most tagged destinations on Instagram, according to Travelbird. 10. Oktoberfest, Munich 9. Notre Dame, Paris 8. Times Square 7. Big Ben, London 6. Las Vegas Strip 5. Berlin Wall 4. South.. Source: Wibbitz Studio -
· *The first round of NAFTA renegotiations begins on Wednesday.*
· *The US Trade Represenative previously said NAFTA needs to be modernized for the digital economy. *
· *Trump made trade a major.. Business Insider
Politicians gathered in Germany's capital, Berlin, to remember the initial laying of the foundations of the Berlin Wall. On this day 56 years ago, East Germany's communist regime started dividing.. Deutsche Welle
Highlights of this day in history: First steps toward building the Berlin Wall during the Cold War; Cuba's Fidel Castro born; Spain's Cortez captures what's now Mexico City; Director Alfred Hitchcock.. USATODAY.com
Looking over the Berlin Wall into East Germany must have been ominous. Artist Stefan Roloff is giving visitors a chance to experience it. He's installed original images from the 1980s where the Berlin.. Deutsche Welle
Anyone hankering for Ostalgie (nostalgia for East German life behind the Berlin Wall) should know that elements of American society are sympathetic to your mood. Ersatz liberals are operating a.. Anorak
By Chris at www.CapitalistExploits.at
That will never happen!
Much to the consternation of the little men in that incestuous, insular, politically inbred, inward looking place called Washington.. Zero Hedge
BERLIN (Reuters) - An open-air installation is to open along an old section of the Berlin Wall at the weekend, featuring photos of soldiers patrolling the former deadly border, and stories of those... Reuters Also reported by •Reuters India
Soumitra Sarkar and his wife, Devjani, went to Europe for two weeks in June. The Long Beach resident thought Berlin was “fascinating,” with a “truly unique vibe.” He took this photo with a.. L.A. Times
By John Feffer*
Back in the late 1980s, Mikhail Gorbachev had a magic touch internationally. Traveling outside the Soviet Union, he often received the adulation that was so frequently lacking at.. Eurasia Review
Since the collapse of the Berlin Wall in 1989, the world has had one undisputed economic superpower: the United States.
But while the U.S. has enjoyed its moment in the sun, the balance of power has.. Zero Hedge
As ASEAN celebrates its 50th anniversary it is instructive to ask whether the grouping has achieved its primary goal of creating an ASEAN Community.
By Barry Desker*
On 8 August, we celebrate the.. Eurasia Review
The rock group Phonolog.
Image: Harf Zimmermann
In 1981, Harf Zimmermann moved into a fifth-floor walkup apartment on Hufelandstrasse, a cobblestone street in East Berlin.
The neighborhood was.. Mashable