No, Immigration is not good for Australia

This article was written by my friend George. Australia has one of largest immigrant populations in the world, with nearly one in three Australians being foreign born.  The country is host to many large immigrant communities, with the majority being made up of Chinese, Indian, and broadly Middle Eastern migrants. Immigration plays a special role … Continue reading No, Immigration is not good for Australia

The Truth about Immigration and Crime

If you pay any attention to the news at all, you’ve heard at least once the claim that immigrants, both legal and unauthorized, commit less crime than native born Americans do. Proponents of that statement also often say that immigration decreases crime. But are these claims true? We looked at the data. It’s true that … Continue reading The Truth about Immigration and Crime

The Economist is wrong on Immigration

Last year the English newspaper The Economist published an article entitled “Confusion over immigration and crime is roiling European politics.” You may be saying to yourself: “This piece is from last year, how is it relevant?” There are two reasons why this is relevant. The first is that The Economist official Twitter account consistently posts … Continue reading The Economist is wrong on Immigration