Protest against Egon Krenz being installed as chairman of the State Council outside the State Council building in East Berlin, 24 October 1989.
Source: picture-alliance/dpa/Wolfgang Kumm

Student protests

Am 17. November 1989 demonstrieren in Berlin zehntausend Studierende aus verschiedenen Städten der DDR für die Bildung und Anerkennung von Studentenräten und Studentenvertretungen. Zugleich fordern sie Reformen im Bildungswesen.
Source: Robert-Havemann-Gesellschaft/Volker Döring
The universities and colleges also saw growing unrest from October 1989 on, with the declarations of the newly founded movements and parties distributed there, too. Students soon began writing their own public statements, calling people to demonstrate and fighting for independent representative bodies. They demanded that the state youth organisation FDJ should disappear from the universities.
Source: Robert-Havemann-Gesellschaft
The universities and colleges also saw growing unrest from October 1989 on, with the declarations of the newly founded movements and parties distributed there, too. Students soon began writing their own public statements, calling people to demonstrate and fighting for independent representative bodies. They demanded that the state youth organisation FDJ should disappear from the universities.
Source: Robert-Havemann-Gesellschaft
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