Border Wall - Usa, Mexico Essay

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Morgan Arthur
April 23, 2009
Final Essay
Prof. Medlin
English 1020
United States-Mexican Border Wall Immigrants founded the United States of America and ever since then there have been people from all over the world coming to America for a chance at a better life for themselves and their families. Immigrants from all over the world come, some legally and some illegally. A majority of these immigrants come from southern-border country Mexico. Everyday, the United States has hundreds of illegal immigrants come into the country. They cross over from the Rio Grande into Texas; they cross over into Arizona, New Mexico, and California. With all of the problems that the United States is facing from illegal immigration, maybe
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At the time, Mexican President Vicente Fox “described the plan as ‘shameful’ saying that it demonstrated ‘the United States government’s inability to understand the migration problem in an integrated way’” (Xinhua 1). President Fox and the Mexican government do not want to stop illegal immigration because it helps their country to prosper. Majority of the illegal immigrants send money back to help their families that have been left behind in Mexico. On a trip to Salt Lake City, Utah in 2006 President Fox said, “Immigration is the most pressing challenge to the relationship between his country and the United States…” (Vergakis 1). It is a very strong pressing issue between these two nations however, Mexico does not seem to want to fix the illegal immigration problem. Every time some solution is put into place the European Union and Mexico vote to keep it from happening. For example: “The Mexico-European Union Joint Parliamentary Commission has denounced the construction of a wall along the border by the United States…” (BBC 1).
If Mexico is not willing to help find a solution then how can these countries ever resolve the issue? “Since the beginning of my administration, the government of Mexico has promoted the establishment of a new system that regulates the movement of people
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