Open borders campaign

Open borders campaign

25 April 2016

Can humanity live without borders?

ESSAY: There is little enlightened about being ‘post-borders’ today.

15 October 2015

Refugee crisis: lighting candles is not enough

Adopt-a-Syrian? How patronising can you get.

26 July 2013

A nasty piece of gesture politics

The new 'Go home or face arrest' campaign highlights the state’s intolerance of all immigrants, illegal or not.

Why we should chill out about ‘illegals’

Nathalie Rothschild reports from Sweden on how politicians, the police and the EU have ganged up against the non-problem of illegal immigrants.

18 December 2012

The use and abuse of immigrants

The response to the UK census shows how the chattering class exhibits its decency through being shallowly pro-immigrant.

26 September 2011

Struck off for wanting a better life

Social workers are supposed to encourage people to improve their lot. So why has a Nigerian man been banned for doing that?

12 April 2010

Turning migrants into status symbols

The ‘I Love Migrants’ campaign confirms that being ‘pro-migrant’ is now a form of cultural snobbery.

23 March 2010

Turning immigration into a tool of social engineering

ELECTION ESSAY: The elite now expresses its snobbery and authoritarianism by being ‘pro-immigration’ rather than anti-immigration.

17 March 2010

New Labour’s Iron Curtain for artists

Ludicrously strict visa rules for artists and academics from overseas are strangling cultural life in the UK.