La rage routière anti-immigrants de l'Amérique

Etant donné que les pays d'Amérique Latine jouissent des dollars que leurs compatriotes installés aux Etats-Unis envoient chez eux, ils devraient prendre bonne note de la manière dont plusieurs de leurs bienfaiteurs sont traités par les représentants américains.

Malgré leur nombre (l'Institut urbain estime que plus de neuf millions d'immigrants sans papiers vivent aux Etats-Unis, un nombre qui dépasse les populations entières de pays comme le Costa Rica et le Nicaragua), le travailleur sans papiers joue depuis longtemps le rôle de punching-ball favori de l'Amérique. Maudits le dimanche, ils sont embauchés le lundi.

Les attaques sur les immigrants se sont intensifiées en février, lorsque le Congrès américain a promulgué une loi interdisant à tous les Etats de délivrer un permis de conduire aux travailleurs sans papiers. Personne en Amérique n'écrit à ce sujet ni n'y prête beaucoup attention car peu de personnes se soucient de ceux qui se trouvent illégalement aux Etats-Unis. Les travailleurs sans papiers ramassent les récoltes de l'Amérique, nettoient les maisons des Américains et servent aux Américains leur nourriture, mais leur destin n'a tout simplement pas d'importance pour de nombreux citoyens américains.

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