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By Steve Cohen

This publication is a searing critique of brand new immigration platforms. Former barrister Steve Cohen announces that those platforms are deeply unsuitable, and takes a clean examine the moral and political difficulties that encompass this debatable subject.

Cohen proposes that present immigration controls are so inherently racist and irrational that they require the artistic dystopian principles contained inside of George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four to competently describe them. He seeks to appreciate the irrationality of those controls - entire with their very own model of newspeak, doublethink, reminiscence holes and proposal police - and undertakes an incisive critique of immigration controls, revealing the nightmare international within which refugees, migrants and immigrants locate themselves. The ebook additionally scrutinizes the most recent advancements in united kingdom immigration laws and compares and contrasts the united kingdom event with that of alternative countries.

Deportation is Freedom! is a full of life but thought-provoking learn that might captivate someone who cares concerning the immigration platforms which are shaping our international this present day. it will likely be of specific curiosity to social staff, legal professionals, social coverage makers and everybody politically engaged in immigration campaigning.

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