Huffington Post: Blame immigrants for economic problems

Lots of angry statements about people wasting the UK’s money in this article that headlines with a big number but is actually referring to an estimated 5000 cases of welfare fraud. Yes, fraud is bad, but 5000 people receiving some kind of benefit from the government isn’t what’s causing the UK’s budget shortfall. Not even a significant part of it.

The point of the article, as the headline makes obvious, is to promote xenophobia. The fact that Arianna Huffington’s name is in the URL makes it ironic.


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