"...the ability to influence thought matters a great deal. George Orwell recognised this, inventing Newspeak to illustrate how, in one nightmare scenario, language could be used as an instrument of control.
not there yet, but if we want to maintain the ability to think
clearly and independently about migration, there’s good reason to
be wary of some of the vocabulary now being bandied about."
more from David Shariatmadari's article
in the Guardian online.