RT: UK: Straw finally admits Labour 'messed up' by letting in one million...Eastern Europeans— Kathy Shaidle (@kshaidle) November 16, 2013
Kathy Shaidle makes a point here that I meant to say, myself.
Former Labor Minister Jack Straw wrote in his local paper that
One spectacular mistake in which I participated (not alone) was in lifting the transitional restrictions on the Eastern European states like Poland and Hungary which joined the EU in mid-2004. [Difficult decisions can lead to mistakes, November 7, 2013]
Steve Sailer responded by saying
American elites are almost alone in the world in maintaining a unified front in never ever apologizing for what they've wrought with their immigration policies.
Well, yes, but he can only say it because the immigrants involved are white. In a post called Blonde Fruit Pickers In Great Britain, I noted that the migrant labor in the UK strawberry fields looks nothing like it does in the Imperial Valley.
But if Straw is allowed to apologize for letting in Eastern Europeans in large numbers, whould it kill him to admit Enoch Powell was right? Yes, it probably would, and he might get arrested under Britain's Orwellian Race Relations laws.
Just to put it in perspective, Straw is apologizing for the immigration policy that let in this young lady, Polish model Eva Wyrwal, who is taking the modelling jobs that similarly constructed Englishwomen might be taking: