economic migrants

Sweden: 2018 Saw Largest Labour Migration in a Decade

According to figures from the SOM Institute in Gothenburg, in 2018 Sweden saw the largest number of people moving to the country to work since the rules for labour migration were relaxed in 2008. The figures come from a survey undertaken

Sweden

White House Tries to Protect Business from Border Shutdowns

White House officials are scrambling to protect businesses from cross-border trade disruptions as President Donald Trump pressures Mexico and Congress to shut down Central America’s migration into the United States. 

Trade with Mexico

DHS Nielsen: ‘Open Borders Have Failed the American People’

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen suggested Congress has imposed a policy of open borders on the United States, amid predictions that 900,000 migrants will walk through border loopholes into jobs and communities this year. 

Open Borders

Hispanic Babies Aborted in U.S. Outnumber Caravan Migrants 7 to 1

According to the New York Times, the number of migrants in the caravan “could reach more than 10,000,” officials estimate, revealing the number of Hispanic babies aborted in the United States to have outnumbered the estimated number of migrants by about seven to one.

Pregnant Woman in Honduras

Record Fall in EU Migrant Workers as UK Wage Growth Hits 10-Year High

The UK has seen wage growth hit a ten-year high while there has been a record fall of migrant workers from the European Union, signalling employers are adjusting salaries in preparation for an end to cheap, unlimited labour when Britain leaves the bloc.

Brexit

Migrants Walk into U.S. Beside Donald Trump’s Border Wall

A family with two kids hopped over the existing border wall beside President Donald Trump’s new prototype walls, spotlighting the legal loopholes which allow migrants with children to overwhelm border defenses.

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