ABC Action News: Traveling Beer & Pretzel Truck
February 28, 2019
Carley Boyette and Natalie Taylor, from Tampa Bay’s Morning Blend, talk beer, pretzels, and German-American friendship with Wunderbar Together’s Wiesn representative, Alex Braden.
To view a clip from the broadcast, click here.
The Washington Post: Allies work around the White House to reach Americans in uncertain times
President Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel don’t seem to like each other much, as he has disparaged her policies and leadership. But German breakdancers on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial may have reminded Americans that their countries are “Wunderbar Together,” the theme of a year’s worth of events.Read More
Reuters: Germany launches charm offensive to redefine U.S. ties
When Nadia Hassani left Germany after winning a U.S. green card in a lottery 21 years ago, she never dreamed a U.S. president would accuse the program of bringing in terrorists - as Donald Trump did last year. Now a cook, gardener and writer, Hassani is a passionate advocate for immigration and diversity in her blog Green Card Gardner greencardgardener.com and has championed the culture of her native Germany in her cookbook Spoonfuls of Germany.Read More
DCist: If we had a dollar for every event combining Bach, breakdancing, and the Lincoln Memorial, we’d have $1
Johann Sebastian Bach, the one who I always need to remind myself is not Beethoven, is the inspiration for a free breakdancing performance this Thursday at the Lincoln Memorial, of all places. Organized by the German Federal Foreign Office as part of its Year of German-American Friendship, the performance combines a very German thing (baroque classical music) and a thing Americans do sometimes, I suppose (…breakdance?).Read More