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Detention centre staff speak out in defiance of new asylum secrecy laws | Australia news | The Guardian
'More than 40 health workers and humanitarian staff challenge the government to prosecute them for disclosing abuses at detention centres'
asylum-seekers  immigration  Australia  abuse  censorship  human-rights 
july 2015 by FearMeForIAmPink
Migrants needed to pay for NHS spending or Britain will go broke, says OBR - UK Politics - UK - The Independent
Immigrants are usually working age, and most of them do work, and thus pay tax. A lot of government spending is on children and the elderly, who are generally not paying much tax at that age. Thus, if net migration drops significantly, the deficit is likely to increase.
politics  posttofacebook  immigration  money  UK  economics  interesting  statistics  via-Andrew-Ducker 
july 2013 by FearMeForIAmPink
Former High-School Teacher Congressman Irks GOP By Marking Their Memos With A Red Pen | Happy Place
He suggests they provide evidence to back up their thesis, and offers to explain the bill for them if they don't understand it.
politics  USA  posttofacebook  Democrats  awesome  amusing  immigration  republicans  interesting  education 
july 2013 by FearMeForIAmPink
BBC News - Colleges lose licences in immigration crackdown
'More than 470 UK colleges have been barred in the last six months from accepting new foreign students from outside Europe, the Home Office says.'
interesting  education  fraud  lies  immigration 
november 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
Cerabino: Crops rot as Georgia feels effects of immigration law
Tough new immigration law means that the migrant workers just aren't coming to Georgia. So the crops are going unpicked, and are rotting in the fields.
immigration  USA  dude...  economy  government 
august 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink

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