Angela Merkel says Germany has ‘utterly failed’ at building multicultural society

Angela Merkel says Germany has ‘utterly failed’ at building multicultural society

Germany’s immigrants need to work harder to assimilate because the country’s attempts at building a “multikulti” society have “utterly failed,” Chancellor Angela Merkel said “We kidded ourselves a while,” Merkel told younger members of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party earlier this month in Potsdam, the BBC reported  In the early 1960s, Germany’s government called for foreign workers to enter the country but perhaps didn’t really believe they would stay, Merkel said  KEN CUCCINELLI WARNS US COURTS NOT TO GET IN THE WAY OF TRUMP’S IMMIGRATION AGENDA “We said, ‘They won’t stay, sometime they will be gone,’” she said “But this isn’t reality.”  German Chancellor Angela Merkel. (Associated Press)  But the idea of having people from different backgrounds “live side-by-side” hasn’t worked, she added – and more Germans seem to agree About a third of the country believes Germany has been “overrun by foreigners,” a recent survey suggests, according to the BBC  The change in attitudes is forcing Merkel to take a tougher stand on immigrants who don’t make an effort to blend into German society, Reuters reported  But although she called for greater assimilation, Merkel made clear that immigrants remain welcome in Germany  “We should not be a country either which gives the impression to the outside world that those who don’t speak German immediately or who were not raised speaking German are not welcome here,” she said, according to the BBC  Debate in the country has been further fueled by former central banker Thilo Sarrazin, who argues in a book that Muslim immigrants have lowered the intelligence of German society, Reuters reported  CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP Sarrazin drew blowback for his views, including an ouster from the Bundesbank, but the book has been popular and polls show many Germans agree with him, the report said  Still, Merkel made it a point in Potsdam to say she agreed with German President Christian Wulff, who argued that Islam was “part of Germany,” like Christianity and Judaism, the BBC said

Author: Kennedi Daugherty

4 thoughts on “Angela Merkel says Germany has ‘utterly failed’ at building multicultural society

  1. Hold ON a second… You actually "THOUGHT" muslims would "assimilate" ?????

  2. When did Islam become “part of Germany”?
    This is a total disaster that will inevitably cause mass civil unrest

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