(of several bad ones)
for hindering the arrival of refugees
(also known as asylum-seekers,
also included amongst the conveniently
diverse group known as illegal immigrants)
is that, once arrived or admitted,
so many of them and their children
become self-protectively right-wing,
unlike the Jews of the past
(mostly from the Russian Empire)
who tended towards socialism
or at least towards a 'fairer society'.
Britain's last two noisy anti-immigrant
have been children of immigrants.