Marking an Epoch
Thank you for your special issue on 1989 [June 29 July 6]. The memory of '89 is still within all of us, and sharply informs our current world. Whether they show the killings at Tiananmen Square or the fall of the Berlin Wall, the images of that momentous year reverberate to this day. TIME did a great job in reviving them.
Peter Gumbel neatly portrayed events leading to the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War. Key...