Debating Integration Competing Views on Germany's Immigrants

Immigration is a heated topic in Germany. SPIEGEL recently sat down with two experts -- a Turkish-born sociologist and a German-born journalist -- to explore the issue. And found that a reasoned debate is difficult to come by.
A Turkish girl buys a German flag in the run-up to a soccer match.

A Turkish girl buys a German flag in the run-up to a soccer match.

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Interview conducted by Susanne Beyer and Gerhard Spörl