The TRUTH about JFK’s “Ich bin ein Berliner” speech | German Girl in America


Did President Kennedy really embarrass himself by saying “I’m a jelly doughnut” in front of 120,000 Germans when he gave his famous speech in West Berlin in 1963? Or was all of this just a huge misunderstanding? What do Germans think about this? I’ve been confronted with this topic so many times in the US so I finally put it all together in this video!
Watch the full speech by John F Kennedy▸https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-GN1t…
Check out my PODCAST (with Josh)▸ https://www.youtube.com/understanding… or https://linktr.ee/Understandingtrains…
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0:00 Intro
2:09 Historical background
5:43 “Ich bin ein Berliner” controversy
11:44 Origins of the misconception
14:55 Outro[…]

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Director of Manchester School of Samba at http://www.sambaman.org.uk
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