Election 2015: Campaign seeks to put pro-immigration especially Romanian case

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A campaign group is making a case for immigration in the UK, saying it is „gravely concerned” by politicians’ rhetoric on the issue.

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The Conservatives, Labour, Lib Dems and UKIP are all proposing tighter border controls, with a recent poll suggesting immigration was the third most important election issue behind only the NHS and the economy.

It has proven a catalyst for a wider debate about Britain’s place within the European Union, with UKIP arguing that free movement of workers and a rising migrant population is putting too much pressure on public services and driving down wages by undercutting British workers.

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Against this background the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants (JCWI) – which campaigns against discrimination – is spending £44,000 on a UK-wide poster campaign, with the aim of „humanising the debate”.

BBC News met four people who are some of the charity’s faces of the „I am an immigrant” campaign:

 

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http://www.bbc.com/news/election-2015-32220508

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