The Foreign Desk

Tear Down This Wall: Life behind the Iron Curtain

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16 November 2019

Episode 306

30 minutes

​In the second part of our series on the fall of communism 30 years ago, Andrew Mueller is joined by Carmen Bugan, Anna Funder and Tim Mohr to look at what life was like behind the Iron Curtain, including the surveillance by secret police, the personality cult of the leaders and the underground subcultures that rebelled.

16 November 2019

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