“The large numbers packed into the country will also affect water and power supplies, and will increase pressure to build over green spaces.”
“No subject is so encrusted with myths and misconceptions that are firmly accepted by a majority of the public. Voters hugely overestimate, for instance, the numbers of migrants already here, the cost of their claims on welfare and the NHS and their access to social housing.”
* The first article I did as a blogger was on 'Democracy, immigration and the liberal left'. Also, I have written in more detail about the theme of legitimacy and the existential aspects of immigration here.