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Opening the borders would cause chaos

Opening all the borders would result in everyone migrating to the richest countries, these countries would collapse under the pressure

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Our societal infrastructure is fragile enough as it is. Opening borders on a world-wide scale would cause chaos. (1)

The Argument

In any nation, there is a limited number of vehicles on the road that the city infrastructure can support, a limited number of places in schools and beds in hospitals. Without borders, mass immigration would overflow the nation and its infrastructure, leading to total disorder. (2)

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(1) Open borders would cause mass migration (2) Our infrastructure could not support mass migration, causing chaos (3) Open borders would cause chaos

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