10 Sep '11, 4pm

Why using current birth rate to justify foreign influx is wrong….

We may have squandered our birthright by trusting politicians to do the right thing.I have always felt discomfort about the utility of bringing in millions of foreigners as working units to maximize the GDP. As this mad rush of people came in at full blast over the past five years, we find that the indigenous population are having problems to survive. Students fresh out of university take several years to find their first jobs, middle aged professionals have their progress curtailed and even manual labour like cleaning tables and sweeping became hard to get. This is because the Government practized indiscriminate immigration based only on price. Thus at every level of activity there is a price lower than what is paid to the indigenous. So the indigenous is elbowed out in his own country. The Government explained away our predicament by globalization arguments. The most stu...

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