European Immigration

Your cover story claims that "Europe's all at Sea" over immigration [March 1]. Well, as I understand it, things aren't particularly (Rio) Grande in the U.S. either.

The current wave of migration from the global South into the industrialized states is due to the failure of the IMF and the G-8's policies. The current global trading system is under exclusive control of the rich states, which doubtlessly want to keep it that way. Without the prospect of escaping poverty in their home countries any time soon, more and more people will decide to...

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