Would this mean that with hard work and determination you can succeed?
Or faced with a choice;
His mom gave him a street class that forced him to picture a future without an education.
"They told me, 'you have the option — what we are doing, or something else that you love to do,'" said Rogelio.
Illegal immigration is a problem, and we do need to watch our boarders. But the Garcia's are (with the BIG exception of being illegal) the type of immigrants that made this country. There are some that come here to "milk the system", but a great portion of those born here do the same. It's part of human nature to get as much as you can for the least, but self worth curtails that in most of us. You can't change human nature but we can change the "system".
Change it so those who want the Real American Dream, can pursue it.