Few people want to stop skilled workers coming to the UK. But many voters understandably want better integration of new arrivals.
Posts Tagged: Immigration and asylum
Unresolved questions about refugees, debt crises, security, and general financial instability will force these questions on more people, and not just Britons.
I voted Leave because I felt it would present chances to do things better. This is just such a chance.
Charlie Elphicke: Don’t assume that Macron will push our border back to Dover. Here’s how we can reach agreement.
France’s new president may be a more positive force for Britain than people expect. But we need to be ready – deal or no deal.
There has been progress – and there are signs that many BME Labour voters are beginning to feel that their votes are being taken for granted.
This fourth piece of our mini-series on what should be in the manifesto argues she must build a fair market for all.
Alex Morton: Will this election deliver the Joe Chamberlain-style conservatism that May really wants?
In her belief in “the good that government can do”, she is quite unique in terms of UK political post-war history.
In a nutshell, members’ top priority isn’t cutting immigration from the EU, let alone stopping payments to it: instead, it’s restoring self-government – and fast.
Dean Godson: Deal or No Deal. What happens if we leave the EU without a comprehensive agreement? A call for evidence.
We are keen to gather views from interested parties (such as businesses, industry groups, politicians, academics and others) about what would happen.
Students shouldn’t be counted in the immigration figures. But we’ll have to wait for that to change.
With the public sceptical after years of letdowns, and the importance of the manifesto fresh in the headlines, it’ll be 2019 before action is possible.
With growing problems at home, many member states are at odds with the Commission’s punitive line on Brexit.
WATCH: Ici Londres – May is getting it right on post-Brexit immigration policy, argues Daniel Hannan
She is giving people what they want, and heading off a populist revolt with a moderate, balance system.
We must find more local authority spaces for unaccompanied child refugees.
If there is one lesson we learnt from the EU referendum last year, it is that people are crying out for more control over their lives.
Binita Mehta-Parmar: Citizenship ceremonies at the Cup Final – and a new migration model for Post-Brexit Britain.
Modern Britain’s new report, released today, proposes increasing the number of highly-skilled migrants while significantly reducing low-skilled immigration.