Oscar Martinez is from a rural part of Mexico who is struggling financially at his home. His family and himself are both sick in living in poverty as they have no access to water nor electricity.
Oscar Martinez still continues to work, the value of currency in Mexico has dropped severely causing his wages to take a drop. He later then asks Government officials for help and guidance for his family however, don't want to help paying for food.
As Oscar continues to push his way through his problems with poverty, he wishes the American dream of becoming a U.S. citizen and earn a decent living environment and a stable job to provide for himself and his family.