Eastern Europeans in London

Straight from the Independent:

Poles and Albanians talk about Britain as a “mini-America”. But there is no British dream. East Europeans came to London not inspired by a dream of how great things could be, but by the knowledge of how much worse they can be. Talk of Britishness draws a blank face. Immigrants say, “Britain is a land of opportunity”. But they do not feel particularly welcome. As if they are living in a spare room.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/this-britain/from-eastern-europe-to-the-east-end-what-is-life-really-like-in-britain-for-our-immigrant-neighbours-8940482.html

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