Tag Archives: Immigration

Undercutting UK workers – Tory style

Hague and Osborne ncrj

We don’t need secretive deals that bring in people through the back door and undercut the wages of UK-based workers.

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It’s official: the immigration clampdown is hurting British business

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Pandering to anti-migrant sentiment is hurting the British economy.

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Left Foot Forward readers overwhelmingly back free movement

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74 per cent do not want restrictions put on the free movement of labour within the EU.

Posted in A Britain We All Call Home | Also tagged , , , | 7 Responses

Immigration – a midterm issue that dominates midterm elections

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Immigration has not been a decisive issue in any UK General Election during my lifetime.

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Poll: Should Labour support restrictions on the free movement of workers?

Should the party pledge to introduce tougher restrictions if it returns to office?

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The left’s approach to immigration should differ from the Blair approach

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The Blair approach to immigration is neo-liberal rather than social democratic.

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It’s now clear: UKIP and the Tories were wrong about Romanian and Bulgarian immigration

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We are likely to see more migration from Bulgaria, Romania and Poland, but not the large numbers we saw in 2004 and certainly not the millions predicted by UKIP.

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What’s the difference between Romanians and the rest of us? Not criminality

Farage ncr2j

What is the difference between Romanians and the rest of us? Because there is very little evidence to suggest it’s criminality.

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Unless you want to pay more for food and social care, EU migrants are here to stay

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Instead of making symbolic promises to stem benefit tourism, progressives should consider how to build good community relations in areas that are receiving EU migrants.

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Sensationalist Telegraph article on immigration complete rubbish… says Telegraph

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A quarter of eastern Europeans pay just £1 a week net in income tax despite being in work, claimed the Telegraph. The paper has now admittted that that claim was wrong.

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