Blog from the Migrants' Rights Network which campaigns for a rights-based approach to migration
- Source type: Blog
- On Ebuzzing since: 25/05/2011
- Ebuzzing score: 2.95144
- Country: United Kingdom
- Language: English
Two recent books look at what states do to people at their borders and how this often reflects what they do to others on their territory. Take note: Police regimes at national frontiers have a disturbing tendency to become police regimes over everyone... The sinister injunction that one should be careful of what you wish for, on account of the possibility that it might come true, seems to have...
The coalition government wants less rights and less migration. Employers hint at less rights but want more migration. And others, including the European Commission, say rights are just what is needed to encourage people to migrate in security. Confused? You need not be.... Just one day after the government sets out its proposals to continue to bear down on immigration in the Queen’s speech the...