Freedom Week is rapidly approaching and one of the primary
activities is for groups to tear down a mock Berlin Wall to showcase how the socialist
policies pushed by the Obama administration are creating a new wall
between young people and freedom.
Many students ask how they should build their wall. Justin
Thompson, a conservative activist and graduate of the
University of Massachusetts - Amherst explains how to build
a Berlin Wall:
Step 1- build your frame which will consist of two sections.
Feel free to make one section if you have limited funds/
supplies. Our conservative club made two and pieced them
together into one large structure. Note: Lay a large, blue
tarp down at the beginning of the process, stretch it tight,
and stake it to avoid bunching. The tarp will make clean up
Lay the 12' sections of board horizontally and parallel to each
other, separated by 8' between them. Then place the 8' boards on
the outside, and two on the inside.
Step 2- screw all boards together at corners from outermost
piece of wood.
Step 3- lay sections of dry-wall over each 4x8 section of your
frame and screw in along stud every 6". Repeat for both sides.
Step4- Repeat steps 1-3 for your second section (If you are
doing two sections) and then lay them side by side.
Step 4- Create a footing for each with miscellaneous wood. A
piece of particle-board attached with a brace on each side should
Step 5- Stand each individual section of the structure upright.
It will be VERY heavy. You will need at least one person per 4x8
section to get it upright. Then secure both sections by butting a
brace and footing between them as well as attaching them at the top
with a piece of 2x4.
Step 6- Paint!
Step 8- encourage classmates/ fellow students to help destroy a
symbol of communism and tyranny!!!
Your wall should look like this: