The Ghosts of East Berlin with Eric Friedman (24)

On today’s podcast, I bring you a conversation with Eric Friedman the co-author of The Ghosts of East Berlin In 1988, a reluctant 10-year-old American boy, Eric Friedman moved to …

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A Teachers Guide to East Germany with Prof. Jeffrey Byford.

On today’s podcast, I bring you a conversation with Professor Jeffrey Byford, the author of Behind the Iron Curtain – A Teacher‘s Guide to East Germany and Cold War Activities. …

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The Story Behind the Checkpoint Charlie Virtual Reality Tour – Timeride (18)

Back on Episode 14 of the Radio GDR podcast, host Shane Whaley recorded a field report outside Timeride, the latest GDR/Cold War attraction in Berlin. Timeride is a virtual reality …

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East Germany Podcast listeners on why they are fascinated by the DDR. Report from the Berlin Meet Up. (17)

During the anniversary of the 30th year of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Over 20 listeners of Radio GDR – an East Germany Podcast flew in to celebrate/commemorate/commiserate on …

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Hohenschonhausen Prison Memorial -The Dark Side of the GDR (6)

On this episode of the Radio GDR East Germany podcast Shane records his thoughts following a guided tour of the Hohenschonhausen Stasi Prison in East Berlin and questions whether he …

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