Sorry I'm being thick, who do you mean by foreign youngsters? You're right that we have an aging population but lets not forget these people have paid into the system all their lives.Bangitintrnet wrote: October 4th, 2023, 7:35 pmIf there was a route for legal asylum and immigration it would help no end.Torquay Exile wrote: October 4th, 2023, 6:37 pmBangitintrnet wrote: October 4th, 2023, 5:55 pmYou keep believing what your beloved party keeps telling you then, but it doesn't align with the facts, which is where we started.......Torquay Exile wrote: October 4th, 2023, 5:09 pmBangitintrnet wrote: October 4th, 2023, 1:49 pm When some businessmen tells you I spotted a gap in the market, it normally translates as there were people I could exploit.
If you have a lot of takeaway restaurants with low usage, and you have people who don't drive, you can put the two together and deliver takeaways. That's not taking away existing jobs it's creating new ones by exploiting people with limited options.
The care sector, the patients have limited options, the staff limited options.
When the Hungarian empire broke up the Jews migrated to Poland and Germany. They were more successful than the locals because they had access to Jewish finance that the locals didn't, in order to start business. They worked hard, and the locals hated their success.
Does that ring any bells with immigrant community's in the UK? They are successful because the money that they make stays in their community, but it also brings wealth more generally as they trade, create or provide care or a service...............
It's complimentary, it helps generate wealth not diminish it.
I suppose you are partly right, it does help the illegal Drug industry. It puts more Drug Dealers on the streets. Keeps the police busy, when they could be doing something else, like making our streets a lot safer. Also helps other illegal activities to operate in our lovely country. We need to cut down on immigration (illegal immigration) end of.
Everyone has their own opinion, including me. You must exercise your right to vote for the political party that aligns with your values, and I will do the same.
It's worth considering that we need to address issues surrounding illegal immigration. Many people share this belief, even if they may have difficulty admitting it.
Prohibition in America doubled the amount of bars and the amount drunk went up by a factor of 10. People went to the drugstore and purchased pure alcohol and bought flavours from elsewhere.
Migration figures are skewed by the amount of retirees nolonger leaving the UK for the Costa's, and elsewhere because of Brexit. These are older people who are now using our health services etc but not working, replacing foreign youngsters who needed to work hard just to survive....................