For some, the German-American friendship is already in ruins, others see them currently exposed to a permanent stress test. How and when has discord sneaked into this particular connection? Only with Donald Trump in the White House or before? Politically, the two states are currently developing - but does this alienation also take place on the social level?
Germany owes a lot to the US - also as a role model for democracy. But maybe the ideas of a cosmopolitan society have diverged. Do we have to start with new encounters, as the other one thinks? A question that concerns private as well as political or economic contacts. A look from the middle of society on the current relationship status of German-American friendship.