Tell readers about the Berlin Wall -- what it was, how it came to be, and what it symbolizes now.
You are writing a news story about the event and why it still matters. Remember to answer the five W's to a newstory.
Also, look at the following sites for background. Consider linking to them from your story.
- The Fall of the Wall, The Cold War Files / Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
- Freedom Without Walls: Fall of the Berlin Wall, German Missions in the United States
- A before-and-after look, from The New York Times
- Slideshow, from The New York Times
- History of the wall, from Wikipedia