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    These Ten Women Have Something To Say

    Today, 104 women were arrested for blockading the intersection outside the House of Representatives to protest their inaction on immigration reform that treats women and children fairly. Many of these women are undocumented and could face deportation for their brave action today. Why would anyone risk so much?

    These women are mothers, grandmothers, daughters and sisters fighting to keep their families together. Here is why they fight, in their own words.

    1. For families and children

    2. To get Congress to stand up

    3. For our communities

    4. To stand with our sisters

    5. To stop family separation

    6. For all women of color

    7. For those who have been exploited

    8. Out of love

    9. For those who've struggled

    10. For those who are risking far more