Sunday, October 1, 2023
Marcela Valdez, a Staff Writer for the New York Times Magazine, has an interesting article out today: Why Can’t We Stop Unauthorized Immigration? Because It Works.
The three most recent presidents have tried and failed to fix the problem of mass unauthorized migration into the United States. . . . But these variations in policy have had almost no effect on the number of migrants trying to enter the United States through the Southern border. . . .That’s because the “solutions” rarely address the root cause: Unauthorized immigration, for all the obstacles America throws at it, remains a boon for countless U.S. employers and a reasonable bet for migrants who seek a better life.
The full article is available here.