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Artist or CreatorMartin Rowson
Title or CaptionI know! Next let's control the Free Movement of Capital!
Extent1 item
Published byThe Guardian
Date14 Jan 2014
FormatDigital
Embedded text or transcriptWha'?
Handy All-In-One European Immigration Welfare Scapegoat in a Barrel
Food Bank
Person DepictedDuncan Smith; (George) Iain (1954-)
Farage; Nigel (1964-)
Cameron; David (1966 Oct. 9-);
Clegg; Nick (1967-)
NotesNews: "History may judge that the past three days marked the moment when national neuralgia over Europe and the panic over migration, so unscrupulously fanned in some sections of the media, merged into one lethal super-scare. Iain Duncan Smith - rather than explain, say, how his Department for Work and Pensions has so damagingly mismanaged the bedroom tax - talked about taking the campaign to limit EU migrants' access to benefits to colleagues in Europe. ..... The capacity of a single issue to distort politics is not a new discovery. But the obsessive auctioneering over migration is making it harder to talk about substantive and important issues - including the differing conditions of access to benefit across Europe. ... " Editorial The Guardian
Subjectsscapegoat
UKIP
snakes
Conservative Party
European Union
welfare state
capital
immigration
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GB/BCA/3329Duncan Smith; (George) Iain (1954-)1954-   
GB/BCA/8977Farage; Nigel (1964-)1964-  
GB/BCA/8128Cameron; David (1966 Oct. 9-)1966 Oct. 9-  
GB/BCA/8139Clegg; Nick (1967-)1967-  
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