When would-be immigrants Bernardino and Samuel got word in Mexico of the election of Donald Trump, they immediately gave up their plans to cross illegally into the United States.Many illegals are beginning to grasp : America might not be the land of opportunity.
The rhetoric that originally fueled the billionaire populist's rise to power was built around his ambitious promises to deport the 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the US and to build a 'big, beautiful, powerful wall' along the border with Mexico.
Now, with the New York Republican's stunning victory Tuesday, fear and uncertainty are surging among undocumented immigrants.
Friday, November 11, 2016
Trump might not need to build that wall after all: Illegals say they've given up trying to cross since he won the election
The Daily Mail reports:
Posted by Steve Bartin at 11:20 AM