Editorial: New Zealand should take more refugees!

Refugee Resettlement Watch

Resist! New Zealand resist!

The Otago district on the Southern island of New Zealand. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otago

New Zealand, mostly due to its location, has dodged the refugee/asylum-seeker bullet so far, but a movement is afoot to open New Zealand to the joys of diversity by increasing slowly (at first) the number of refugees it would accept from the UN High Commissioner for Refugees.

Here is an editorial at the Otaga Daily Times.   Remember readers that the UN is not pressuring Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, or China to accept refugees—it is really only western countries that are being pressured into opening their borders to masses from the third world.

A cry is regularly made for New Zealand to increase its refugee quota. This country each year accepts approximately 750 through the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).


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  1. New Zealanders are fond of taking the P/C stance, lecturing others on ‘human rights’, so it’ll be interesting to see how they cope with hordes of Muslims demanding segregated buses, extra social benefits for their huge families and other social impediments that have held their own countries back from developing.

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