posted on Mar, 3 2007 @ 03:26 PM
Originally posted by Low Orbit
you have no idea what these people want! They don't want to be American, that's why they don't bother to learn our language or listen to our music
or eat our food. All they want is to make an American wage so they can make more money for their family back home. If an illegal was offered the
same wages in their home country as they could make in the US what do you think they would take.
End of discussion.
I beg to differ, the Mexicans who come here to earn an honest wage do so because they cannot get the chance in their homeland, they are willing to
risk all and do it for their family.
I suggest to you that they would rather have their country be a part of the US so they might have the chance to stay close to home.
If the US were to annex Mexico and get rid of the corrupt leaders who have trashed the country and ignored the working class, Mexico would be better
Mexican leadership's solution to their problem of the poor and jobless, is to guide them across our border.
We have tried as a country to assist and pump money into Mexico, ie NAFTA, but to no avail, the fat pockets get fatter and the illegals continue to
My position originally was to build a wall, a very tall wall, to keep them out,
now I feel differently.
I could be wrong in my assessment, be that as it may, being a Nation of opportunity and compassion, it would be in our country's interest to consider
why this has been happening for 30+ years and maybe take that step to help the people
of Mexico and not the corrupt government