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June 26, 1963 | [VIDEO] President Kennedy Proclaims "Ich Bin Ein Berliner"

June 26, 1963 - Here is President Kennedy's speech today at the Rathaus Schöneberg in West Berlin. In his speech, the President discusses his hopes for the reunification of Germany and emphasizes the philosophical differences between capitalism and communism, stating: "Freedom is indivisible, and when one man is enslaved, all are not free." At the conclusion of his remarks, President Kennedy proclaims, "Ich bin ein Berliner."


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