They work on what it takes to keep their families afloat. Carrying their babies on their backs pick coca leaves and trample barefoot lethal mass, which then extracted the cocaine base. Others look at the drug trade micro a form of livelihood as a last resort to prostitution. And some try to change the direction of your destination by white venom from South America to the major consumer countries. No qualms about the damage they are causing. Ignored as part of a game, in which a few earn much, and many lose everything. Our moral parameters cease to be applicable to them.
Cobb, a skilled thief who commits corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible: "inception", the implantation of another person's idea into a target's subconscious.