1989

The award for best Berlin Wall package this week goes to the New York Times, with its series of before and after photos:

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It’s cooler than that screenshot makes it look. If you must read and look at more, I’d recommend Esquire on the art of the wall; George Packer on the wall’s replacement (gay clubs, among other things); Magnum Photos on East Germany well before the wall’s fall.

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