Socialist Worker

Another attack on immigrants

Issue No. 2208

Home secretary Theresa May has brought in an immediate cap on the number of workers able to enter Britain – and suggested that in future employers might have to get private health insurance for migrant workers.

The cap was due to begin next year, but has been brought forward as an “interim measure”. Some bosses have complained any such move will deprive them of key workers.

So the Tories will try to foster panic over immigration to pander to racism but also give business what they want.


If you enjoy Socialist Worker, please consider giving to our annual appeal to make sure we can maintain and develop our online and print versions of Socialist Worker. Go here for details and to donate.

Article information

News
Tue 29 Jun 2010, 18:49 BST
Issue No. 2208
Share this article


Tags



Mobile users! Don't forget to add Socialist Worker to your home screen.