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Don Flynn Apr 22, 2014 Comments: 1
To understand migration we have to get beyond the numbers and look at the political and economic realities which are driving it. A failure to give an adequate account of this bigger context will open the door to the new forms of racism peddled by the anti-immigration parties.
Awale Olad Apr 15, 2014 Comments: 1
Hertfordshire MP Peter Lilley, who represents Hitchin and Harpenden, recently blamed the ‘numbers’ of immigrants coming to the UK aggravating ‘greatly, the housing shortage in this country’.
Awale Olad Apr 14, 2014 Comments: 4
Last week’s media coverage was dominated by the Culture Secretary Maria Miller’s difficulties over expenses but under the radar parliamentarians were getting their teeth into other major issues such as citizenship stripping. In an extraordinary turn of events, the House of Lords decided to deprive the Home Secretary Theresa May of more powers to make naturalised British citizens stateless.