Immigrant workers picking up Hartz IV in Germany? Not at all. Social abuse does not take place with them, but with German enterprises.
It’s not the migrants who are greedy, but German companies. Image: Getty
The European elections have shown it: politicians in Germany try to score points with keywords like "poverty migration" or "social abuse." "Who cheats, flies," the CSU had pithily formulated. They were referring primarily to migrant workers from Eastern European countries.