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In 1989, the fall of the Berlin wall triggered a domino reaction which would profoundly rearrange the political scene in Eastern Europe. In Czechoslovakia, the Communist regime, under a huge popular pressure, gave way for a democratic revolution.

Today, November 16th 2019, marks the 30th anniversary of what was called the Velvet Revolution.

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In 1989, the fall of the Berlin wall triggered a domino reaction which would profoundly rearrange the political scene in Eastern Europe. In Czechoslovakia, the Communist regime, under a huge popular pressure, gave way for a democratic revolution.

Today, November 16th 2019, marks the 30th anniversary of what was called the Velvet Revolution.

John Vink / Maps 

More here : https://www.mapsimages.com/works/czechoslovakia-the-velvet-revolution/ 

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On November 9th, for the 30th anniversary of its fall, the world remembered the Berlin Wall.

On VEWS, Gaël Turine looks back at his work on two of the 60 walls that still stand today. His series "The Wall and the Fear" addresses the one separating India from Bangladesh and Pakistan while "The Wall of Lima" focuses on the wall dividing Lima, Perou. [FR]

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A year ago, on October 14th 2018, John Trotter was in Atlanta, Georgia, photographing former Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick for The New Yorker for a story speculating about his potential candidacy for the U.S. presidency in 2020.

Earlier this week, Deval Patrick finally announced that he is running for the Democratic Party's nomination for the November 2020 presidential election against Donald Trump.

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A year ago, on October 14th 2018, John Trotter was in Atlanta, Georgia, photographing former Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick for The New Yorker for a story speculating about his potential candidacy for the U.S. presidency in 2020. 

Earlier this week, Deval Patrick finally announced that he is running for the Democratic Partys nomination for the November 2020 presidential election against Donald Trump.

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A remnant of the wall at Potsdammer platz. Berlin, Germany, December 30th 1997.

Today, November 9th 2019, marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall. This photograph is from around twenty years ago, when Berlin was in full reconstruction after the reunification.

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A remnant of the wall at Potsdammer platz. Berlin, Germany, December 30th 1997. 

Today, November 9th 2019, marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall. This photograph is from around twenty years ago, when Berlin was in full reconstruction after the reunification.

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"Sacré", by Matthieu Gafsou, is exhibited at the GALERIE SATOR in Paris from November 7th to January 11th. Opening tonight at 6pm.

"Sacré" is a subjective, formally rigorous documentary investigation of the Catholic Church.

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Sacré, by Matthieu Gafsou, is exhibited at the GALERIE SATOR in Paris from November 7th to January 11th. Opening tonight at 6pm.

Sacré is a subjective, formally rigorous documentary investigation of the Catholic Church.

More information here : https://galeriesator.com/matthieu-gafsou-sacre

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