Sally Hunt speaks on ‘Why immigration is good for us’

Leeds Stand Up To UKIP

”Britain needs … real change. We all know that insecurity breeds a climate of fear and isolation. The rise of Ukip is not just a challenge to the politicians, it is a challenge to trade unions too.  Although he masquerades as the workers’ friend, Farage’s agenda is really about taking us back not forwards. Ukip may seem like a joke but remember this: those who want to turn back the clock on immigration want to turn back the clock on women’s rights and turn back the clock on workers’ rights.  But what I want, and what my members want is real change in the way this country works. We want an end to job insecurity for the in-work. We want an end to the stigmatisation of the out of work. And we want an end to the fear and narrow nationalism that has led to the rise of UKIP and…

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