Immigration is an issue that is affecting a lot of human beings in the United States. For different

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Immigration is an issue that is affecting a lot of human beings in the United States. For different reasons people from different parts of the world come every day to this country looking for a better future for their families, more opportunities to succeed, freedom, among others. Some of these people have the luck to come to this country with a magic key that some people call, legal documentation. But, some of them have to cross the American border of different ways because they do not have other options to do it. This pursuit of happiness for many of these people ends with suffering, discrimination, racism, oppression, and in some cases the total separation of their families and the loss of their love ones’ lives. People in the United…show more content…
On the other hand, the border security is also part of this issue because they attend against the rights of the people that cross the American border in an “illegal” way. It can be understood that security guards who monitor this part of the country have the authorization to protect the country from any type of attack. However, thousands of lives are lost during these actions. I believe that there are no excuses to leave many children without their parents, or vice versa, to leave many parents without their children. Government should see that there are other options to protect the country because every day many lives are at stake. Also, they know that the “voto Latino” is very powerful during elections, and if our decisions are important during those moments that are part of the American history in each election, it should be important also when we ask for the respect of our rights in this country. Many children, who were born in this country and should be considered American citizens even though their parents are not, are fighting for their legalization. Some of these children are students and professionals that are asking for their rights of the citizenship that they deserve for being born American. On the other hand, the American economy will be benefited for the creation of new jobs because there are thousands of professionals that are working in different kind of jobs now for not having

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