Head Fist Flag
A Thälmann monument – three years before the fall of the Wall
Ernst Thälmann had moved the masses during the Weimar Republic. He failed to bring about the “victory of communism”.
I spy with my little eye
In 1986 the monument is unveiled
Inauguration of Ernst Thälmann Park. Hands are raised in greeting in the square and on the balconies of the new high-rise buildings. An army of little waving cats; though none look very jolly or cheerful.