TITLE

Immigrants must speak English, say Britons

AUTHOR(S)
Steve Doughty
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Daily Mail;6/17/2014, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
MOST people in Britain think immigrants should speak English and have their access to benefits restricted, a major state-funded opinion survey has found.
ACCESSION #
96550408

 

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