‘The Wetbacks’ by Carlos Rodríguez

Jan 15, 2016
10:37 AM
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We might all be wetbacks

Yes even you

You a wetback

In Trump’s Mind.

Nothing can be that perfect

So lets try to be a little less perfect

Lets try to be the Republic of those that

Might even risk believing in such a thing

I was born to those who still believe in this Country

And I hope you join me.


Carlos Rodríguez is a graduate student at New York University. You can follow him @CarlosMRodrig89.