Inbox: Jul. 2, 2007

Legalize the Illegals?

I want to express my gratitude for your brilliant article about immigration and the need for amnesty [June 18]. I have experienced the hardships of being an illegal immigrant at a young age in the U.S. I graduated from high school with top grades but could not attend college because of my status. There are thousands like me who graduate with the highest honors from high schools around the country but are forced to wait for a solution to our "situation." We will not lose hope. We will wait for a fair resolution to this problem.

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