Tag: immigration

Why Marine le Pen’s bid for presidential office will fail

In 1979, the British far-right anti-immigrant party National Front was poised to make massive gains in the general election. Tory Party contender Margaret Thatcher, disregarding the fact that more migrants had poured into the UK under Conservative party office than Labour made an anti-immigration speech that anti-migrant Enoch Powell would have applauded. Consequently, the Tory swept in – and so did millions of migrants.

Migrants Push Norway Closer to Bankruptcy

Within a single decade, the number of Norwegian municipalities that spend more than half of their social assistance budget on people with an immigrant background has grown from 17 to 123. At the same time, the amount of social assistance paid to the same demographic has more than doubled, reaching $460 million.