CBC - Doc Zone: Up Against the Wall (2009) 720p HDTV x264-MVGroup
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4141 Kbps | 44mn 32s | Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None | 1.44 GiB
Twenty years ago, the world watched, spellbound, as the Berlin Wall came down. In the hopeful euphoria that followed, it seemed as if walls would be a thing of the past. Coinciding with the arrival of economic globalization, it looked like people and goods would finally be able to move freely across borders worldwide. But then 9/11 happened and, as they say, "everything changed". In the post-9/11 world, "national security" became the watchword, and it soon became clear that walls — and sophisticated new, hi-tech versions at that - were back with a vengeance. In fact, they were proliferating all around the world, with over a dozen new walls going up since the Berlin Wall came down.