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English for the English: Immigration & Language, Vol. 1

Image Courtesy of Communities and Local Government Office by Yujin Chun* Eric Pickles has made several headlines in January of 2014 for saying that immigrants in the United Kingdom who cannot speak English “can’t participate in society.”[1] This is not the first time the British Communities Secretary has made a controversial statement on immigrants and the…

Feb 2014