Frederick Kempe

50 years ago, Kennedy blundered badly in Berlin

WASHINGTON — Fifty years ago, a metaphor became concrete. Beginning on Aug. 13, 1961, along West Berlin's 27-mile border, the Iron Curtain became tangible in a... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2011


'Berlin 1961' takes closer look into the building of the Iron Curtain

Using recently obtained documents from U.S., Germany, and Soviet sources, personal interviews and other sources, Frederick Kempe delivers a well written and impressive... Read more »

May 7, 2011


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