APWH: The End of the Cold War

Posted on May 11, 2020

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Remember: AP Exams begin today, so new assignments are done. What I’m posting here is for informational purposes because knowledge is power and you don’t want to be the one person in the world who has no idea why the fall of the Berlin Wall was important.

Please view the second half of The Cold War: Oversimplified

Please also read this article from History.com: Did Perestroika Cause the Fall of the Soviet Union? 

It’s always good to remember that not everyone was on-board with, what now, seems like one of the biggest no-brainer decisions of the 20th Century.