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Theresa May’s plan for EU migrants will harm, not help, British workers

We shouldn't kid ourselves that removing the rights of European workers will help their British colleagues

By Eleanor Penny  

A leaked document has shown worrying proposals for EU migrants post-Brexit.

When it comes to forthcoming Brexit negotiations, the cat’s out of the bag—according to leaked documents, thousands of EU migrants face being summarily deported. As the government’s spectral plans for Brexit are gradually, painfully fleshed out, sneaking suspicions have been confirmed that the debate was not really about cabbage regulation or fisheries, but a proxy-vote on the acceptable level of contempt with which we can treat migrants.

According to leaked “highly sensitive” documents, the government’s Brexit plans include…

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