Trump’s Immigration Measures, Far From New, Follow Europe’s Example
Both European and Australia have staked out similarly hard-nosed policies. In the long run, they are not very effective.
The New York Times
President Trump’s approach to migration might seem unusual, but it follows a model pioneered by the European Union and Australia
It is absolutely true that Europe and Australia were pioneers in this evil, the US is an especially enthusiastic latecomer under an especially bombastic president.