Personal Impact

The laws which have made legal immigration to the European Union from regions like Africa are having a dramatic impact on real people.

“In his eight-year struggle to find a home in Europe, Nigerian migrant Kingsley Okojie, 35, describes crossing oceans and deserts, escaping prisons and border guards and watching dozens of friends perish along the way.”

Immigration isn’t just some abstract idea and immigrants aren’t simply the “other.” Every day real people, mothers, fathers and children are risking their lives to achieve the better life that most of us take for granted. When thinking about regulations it is important to also consider the real world impact these laws have on people, not just the propaganda that supporters or opponents put into the ether…

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