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I was never safe in my home of origin. Not really safe.
I learned too early that I wasn't safe outside either. Summer games & picnic crumbs gave way to sunset rape, in a bed of gravel, before bedtime, which for a girl of 13, was 9 pm.
I tried to make myself safe so many ways, but
It wasn't until I found a Tang Soo Do Karate class in my local community center that my fantasies of safety became real, with sweat & blood.

I suppose my background could be an easy way to understand why I did what I did, but I think that shorthand answer doesn't define it.
I spent years doing something a traditional method of training known as iron fist training.
I started w sand, then dried beans, then newspaper taped together, then steel ball bearings, then pine boards, then steel plate.
Something I'd only ever seen in movies became mine.
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🚨🚨ATTN: LINDSEY🚨🚨IT IS TRUMP who is causing more detainees. IT IS TRUMP who is keeping immigrants longer than necessary so that shareholders of the CAMP DETENTION CENTERS make more money at $775/per immigrant per DAY. It is TRUMP who is child trafficking! ....
2/ He is abducting these babies and children with the help of DEVOS RELIGIOUS ADOPTION CENTERS are stealing these children from immigrant parents who were separated from them and then deported WITHOUT their children! That's kidnapping! They are illegally adopting ...
3/ these children out! BABIES! So before you talk about human traffickers? You need to address what TRUMP IS DOING in HUMAN TRAFFICKING! Because he has a CHILD TRAFFICKING OPERATION GOING HIMSELF! FIRE STEPHEN MILLER! or It is going to get worse! The United States .....
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Crossing the border unauthorized is a civil violation covered by Title 8 of the US Code, not a criminal violation under Title 18. This is important for the below reasons:

#MARINESagainstTrump #DumpTrump #DumbTrump
If charged criminally, that takes the case out of the Immigration Courts where the migrants have nearly no rights, and puts it in US Fed Courts where they have limited Constitutional protections such as Fourth, Fifth, Sixth and Fourteenth Amendment rights.
Fourth Amendment guarantees the right to be free from search and seizures not authorized by a warrant.

Fifth Amendment guarantees the right not to self incriminate and to have an attorney present at questioning if the accused is able to get one
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