- May 27, 2009
No, it was that the people didn't want to live there any more. Hence the massive wall to keep them in, which is a kind of slavery, when the only employer is the government. If the people still wanted the DDR, they would have kept it. Similarly, if you really want to live in that kind of state, North Korea will let you in (though they are picky...).It's 20 years since the Deutsche Demokratische Republik fell to the holocaust of capitalism.