Mr. Christopher Patten
Lesson #6: Latin America
Leader of the Soviet Union from 1985 to 1991. His policies of Perestroika and Glasnost, which aimed at revitalizing the Soviet Union contributed to the downfall of communism.
Mao Zedong of The People's Republic of China
Lesson #2: Mao's Policies
"A revolution is not a dinner party, or writing an essay, or painting a picture, or doing embroidery... A revolution is an insurrection, an act of violence by which one class overthrows another."
In China by Mao Zedong to eliminate his rivals and train a new generation in the revolutionary spirit that created communist China. Resulted in beatings, terror, and the deaths of thousands.
A wall built in 1961 dividing Soviet controlled East Berlin from the democratic West Berlin. It was destroyed when communism ended in 1990.