Word on the Street

RitaI do not support Donald Trump’s wall. It’s totally an act against humanity. We’re humans, and this lacks basic human compassion. I get that he is passionate about keeping the United States safe. But that is not the only way to do it”

Rita Reyes– Political Science, Sophomore, Lubbock

 

 

MaribelNo, I think it’s stupid. Who is going to pay for it? If he wants the wall that bad, he should pay for it, since he has so much money.”

Maribel Ramirez- Psychology, Freshman, Levelland

 

 

MorganI don’t like the wall, because it’s like, what’s the point in the wall? It’s just going to make more problems.”

Morgan Epperson– Business, Sophomore, Levelland

 

 

 

JaredTo me, it goes both ways. It depends on whether the person has a good job and not doing anything illegal. Then it’s not harming anybody.”

Jared Lewis– Video Production, Senior, Lubbock

 

RobertThe wall idea is really dumb. Walls don’t work. A, there’s ladders, and B, most of the people who cross the southern border come by plane, which a wall wouldn’t help anyway.”

Robert Holland– History, Sophomore, Amarillo

 

 

Compiled by Kyle Ewing and Caleb Brown