Skip to main content
No. of Recommendations: 1
But I believe the majority are coming for work, and to make a better life for
their family.

That was mostly true before 2008. After that point, things changed dramatically--especially in the past 4-6 years. Cental America is really getting hot--as in terms of climate change. That is really bad for agriculture, which is where the refugees used to work. That same climate change is forcing US farmers to change what they plant due to the same reasons (too hot and dry for many historic crops).
Print the post  


What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.