Антииммигрантская истерия на дорогах Америки

Поскольку страны Латинской Америки пользуются миллиардами долларов, которые присылают домой их граждане, проживающие в Соединенных Штатах, им следует обратить внимание на то, как обращаются со многими из их благодетелей американские власти.

Несмотря на их количество – по оценкам Urban Institute, в США проживает более девяти миллионов незарегистрированных иммигрантов, что превосходит общее население таких стран, как Коста-Рика и Никарагуа – незарегистрированные работники давно уже стали для Америки излюбленной «боксерской грушей». В воскресенье этих людей проклинают, а в понедельник нанимают на работу.

Нападки на иммигрантов заметно усилились в феврале, когда конгресс США принял законопроект, запрещающий любому штату выдавать водительские права незарегистрированным работникам. Никто в Америке даже не пишет об этом и не обращает особого внимания, поскольку до тех, кто находится в США нелегально, почти никому нет дела. Незарегистрированные работники убирают американский урожай, делают уборку в домах американцев и подают им еду в закусочных, но их судьба многих граждан США попросту не волнует.

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