January 7, 2014
Prime Minister David Cameron is reaching the top of his popularity. It is rather a negative popularity in the country on the Vistula River, but still. Hardly anyone mentions the context of his statement, namely the approaching elections to the European Parliament and the opposition Labour Party, which has been leading in the polls for more than the last two years.
In Great Britain there is a discussion about the economy, its competitiveness or actual lack of it. Cameron behaves as a populist in this debate. When he speaks about limiting immigration, what he has in mind is mostly workers from outside the European Union, many of whom reside on the Islands illegally. When he talks about the Poles it is to suggest it might be good to count them. They are in Britain legally so they pay taxes and receive all the same benefits as the Brits do.
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