February 16, 2013

Open Borders Would Ruin Britain

Daily Mail, Daily Mail

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Today, the Mail starts a series on the potential consequences of throwing open Britain’s borders to countless immigrants from Romania and Bulgaria. Citizens of these two desperately poor countries – sadly rife with corruption and organised criminality – describe how they are making eager preparations to travel here on January 1, when existing immigration controls are due to be lifted.

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