El Salvador: A thank you from Beatriz
In May, thousands of you took action to help Beatriz, co-signing our petition through Pocket Protest, and adding more pressure with our global twitter action. Finally, after months of waiting, Beatriz got the life-saving treatment she needed in early June.
Not long after we received this letter, and we've just confirmed this week that we can share it more widely - so here's a thank you, to all of you, directly from Beatriz.
San Salvador, 10 June 2013
To my friends from the Colectivo Feminista and everywhere else,
I want to thank you for having supported me all the way, and without you I think I wouldn’t have been able to stand being in the hospital.
I also want to thank you for all the actions you took for my life.
This situation has been very difficult and without your support I wouldn’t have been able to get through it.
I hope my example serves so that other women won’t have to go through what I suffered.
And I’m very happy because now I’m going to be with my son and with my family again.
Well, that’s all that I wanted to say, and with these words of thanks I will sign off,
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