Brexit voters were ‘mainly driven by taking back control of law-making powers from EU’ – not racism

REMAIN camp claims that the Brexit vote was driven by racism have been exposed as a vile smear. Most people chose to leave the EU to take back control of law-making powers, a major study has found. The majority of Brexit voters who were swayed by immigration were most bothered by jobs, skills … from Google … More Brexit voters were ‘mainly driven by taking back control of law-making powers from EU’ – not racism

Another View: Fredette’s column appeals to unfounded fear of immigrants

Republican gubernatorial candidate Ken Fredette's recent opinion piece on illegal immigration (Dec. 9) panders to xenophobia, with fallacies and inaccuracies that should be addressed. First, he opens with a mention of the sad death of Kate Steinle in San Francisco. However, her death was an accident … from Google Alert – immigration http://ift.tt/2CpXnit via IFTTT

New England Council urges immigration reform

An organization that represents businesses across New England is urging action to prevent the loss of thousands of immigrant employees from the already tight labor market. Jim Brett of the New England Council joined with the New American Economy last week in a media teleconference as a display … from Google Alert – immigration http://ift.tt/2kBJ7Ml via … More New England Council urges immigration reform

Readers sound off on immigration, Columbus and Francesa

Copiague, L.I.: Chain immigration is the reason I am here. William Entenmann (perhaps you've heard of him?) started a bakery pushcart in 1898. When he was in a position to open a storefront, he sponsored his relative, Gottlob Barth, to help him. When Uncle Gottlob decided to open his own bakery, … from Google Alert – … More Readers sound off on immigration, Columbus and Francesa

Anti-deportation ralliers decry surge of Cambodian detentions

STOCKTON — While the topic of immigration and deportations has almost squarely focused on the Latino community, families like that of Cathee Khamvongsa's are dealing with the fallout of seeing loved ones detained with little acknowledgment. More than 200 Cambodian and Vietnamese immigrants … from Google Alert – immigration http://ift.tt/2kDv88P via IFTTT