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     I have been overwhelmed with your messages of love and solidarity from all over the world. I am humbled and grateful, and I am even more committed to this fight, with your help.

     When I climbed onto the Statue of Liberty, I wanted to express the urgency of stopping our government’s inhumane treatment of migrant children. I wanted no one to forget that children have been put into cages and that we must do everything we can to stop the imprisonment of children. Even today many of these children are still in cages, tender-aged children have been ripped away from nursing mothers, toddlers are being asked to testify in court, parents are torn apart with grief and very little has been done to reunite these families.

     I am determined to keep the focus on The Children for as long as it takes.

     I have had great support through all of this journey. I have pro bono legal services, at least through my trial scheduled for December 17th at 9:00 a.m.  There has been much to manage with media and legal demands and with planning next steps in the fight to get The Children out of cages and back into the arms of loved ones.

     Right now, I simply need help with basics — rent, food, utilities, and transportation so that I can both manage these new demands and continue my full-time activism. The amount doesn’t matter - any support you can provide will help move this work forward.

     I hope that I can count on your support. Thank you!
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