Musings —10.11.2011 01:31 AM—
No, it’s not. People of good faith can disapprove of policies which are aimed at boosting the numbers of immigrants and refugees.
In fact, it’s well known among political veterans that one of the demographics often most hostile to increased numbers of immigrants is immigrants themselves. As one seasoned campaign pro — a Liberal — once said to me: “Lots of immigrants get here, and then they want to slam the door behind them on other immigrants.
Bit of a surprise, isn’t it?”