Several presidential candidates want to send as many as 11 million people who are here illegally back to the countries they came from, including children who have never seen the countries we would be sending them to. This would be the 21st-century Trail of Tears.
We all encounter immigrants, legal and illegal, every day. Think of the lady behind the counter at Burger King or Subway. If you are a regular customer, you have spoken to her any number of times. Ask yourself if you really want to rip her and her children out of the community, and send her home. Is that really what we want to do? Is that the kind of people we have become?