lies, damned lies…

…and a headline from today’s Público which makes the Spanish sound even more xenophobic than they really are:

seis de cada cuatro encuestados piden la expulsión de los sin papeles - 6 out of every 4 surveyed want illegal immigrants sent home
lies, damned lies and statistics


The clipping in its original print context where the text says “un 72,5% apuesta por poner freno a la llegada de extranjeros y un 60,7% pide la expulsión de los inmigrantes ilegales“:
Público 21st September
Público 21st September

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