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Ronald Reagan's Historic Moment: "Tear Down This Wall! (27th Anniversary)
ChristianpPost.com ^ | 06/12/2014 | staff

Posted on 06/12/2014 3:41:31 PM PDT by Kid Shelleen

Today is the 27th anniversary of President Ronald Reagan's famous speech demanding the Soviet Union tear down the Berlin Wall. In a speech on June 12, 1987, President Reagan stated:

General Secretary Gorbachev, if you seek peace, if you seek prosperity for the Soviet Union and eastern Europe, if you seek liberalization, come here to this gate. Mr. Gorbachev, open this gate. Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: teardownthiswall

1 posted on 06/12/2014 3:41:31 PM PDT by Kid Shelleen
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To: Kid Shelleen

The epitome of leadership.

Depressing when you compare President Reagan to the current occupant of the White House.


2 posted on 06/12/2014 3:48:38 PM PDT by fatnotlazy
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To: fatnotlazy
Depressing when you compare President Reagan to the current occupant of the White House.

What's even more depressing is that both Presidents reflect the attitudes of the America that elected them.

3 posted on 06/12/2014 3:59:56 PM PDT by TwelveOfTwenty (See my home page for some of my answers to the left's talking points.)
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To: TwelveOfTwenty

Obama noted the anniversary by using children to “tear down this border”...don’t believe the timing is a coincidence!


4 posted on 06/12/2014 6:14:32 PM PDT by greyfoxx39 (Valerie Jarrett warned us they would "get even with those who opposed them"..)
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