Many agree that “one of the largely overlooked aspects of the North American Free Trade Agreement is the fact that the failed trade pact has been the catalyst for the massive increase in illegal immigration over the past two decades or so,” reported Dustin Ensinger from Economy In Crisis.

The elimination of barriers did not eliminate the barrier for Mexicans to cross the border; on the contrary, it only gave freedom to trade and investments. Still with its double standard, the constructing and taking over of businesses by Americans has led Mexican workers to enter the U.S. illegally to sustain themselves and their families.

via Mexico Economy Dependent On US? A Look At NAFTA, Immigration And A Codependent Relationship [REPORT] : Immigration : Latin Times.