@mattgutmanABC reports from Central America's so-called "Dry Corridor," a large portion of land covering parts of Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador that has been devastated by erratic weather, years of draught punctuated by torrential rain.
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While unlawful migration to U.S. from Central America is caused by real crisis,the migrant “caravan” was manufactured by supporters of a radical agenda who are using poor & desperate people to try & embarrass & undermine the U.S. in the region. But it’s going to backfire on them.
You want to fix immigration, ? Don’t go to the border. Go across it. Go see the violent conditions families are fleeing in Central America. Then convene leaders from Mexico and Central America to find long-term solutions. That’s compassion. That’s leadership.
I’ve traveled and worked in Haiti, and across Africa and Central America. The countries the president described with his epithet do not exist. Some thoughts as we remember those lost in Haiti eight years ago today: