‘Demand action on immigration’

Dear Editor:

I don’t believe that the refugees at our southern border are looking for handouts. They’re victims of the instability, the violence, the hunger going on in their countries. They’re mainly parents trying to save their kids. For those who think these are lazy, shiftless people, I challenge you to walk a thousand miles in a few weeks. A thousand miles! Yet they walk, carrying their babies and their hopes for a better life. 

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This story was posted on April 8, 2021.