November 9, 2009 celebrates 20 years since the Berlin Wall was torn down. Long a symbol of isolation and contention, the Berlin Wall now symbolizes hope, change and unity. Join with George Mason University
this year as we host numerous events
to celebrate the unification of East Germany and West Germany, and the peaceful change that can happen throughout the world.
Supporting Organizations and Links to more Information
– A recreation of the Berlin Wall across Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles, California
German Historical Institute in Washington, DC
– The GHI is an independent institute dedicated to the promotion of historical research in the United States and the Federal Republic of Germany and to the dissemination of historical knowledge.