We asked two academics to check the claim, made by a former top official at the Home Office.
Comparisons with other immigration systems that deny rights to temporary workers raise questions over Britain's post-Brexit future.
Policies that are hard at the border but soft on the inside help migrants to integrate in a new country.
Britain is likely to become an increasingly hostile environment for European newcomers.
Inside the latest information on how the government plans to deal with EU nationals working in the UK.
BBC Panorama has exposed violence and abuse of detainees at Brook House immigration removal centre.
What the political party manifestos say about refugees and asylum seekers.
Rights and living conditions vary depending where immigrants are detained.
The options on the table for the UK when it comes to that most contentious of issues.
The Lords' amendment to the Brexit bill doesn't allay EU citizens' fear for their future.
The government has extended a contract with private security companies G4S and Serco.
The UK welcomes a woeful amount of Syrian refugees.
MPs have proposed Britain follows Canada's model allowing regions to decide how many immigrants they let in.
It could save the British government up to £173.6m in savings in asylum support.
Access to immigration and asylum tribunals is about to get a lot more costly.
Theresa May's proposals for curbs on uncontrolled migration are both unimaginative and disingenuous.