An immigrant’s hard but unsurprising choice

An immigrant’s hard but unsurprising choice – Arizona Republic – Full Story
Nov. 28, 2007 12:00 AM

It was around dusk on Thanksgiving Day when a lone man, trudging through the rugged Arizona desert, reached a crossroads.

Help a child or help himself.

The decision he made that night says a lot about Jesus Manuel Cordova and where he came from and who he is. He made a choice that I’d like to think most of us would make.

Which, at a time when illegal-alien bashing has become a national sport, is precisely the point.

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