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ECCO hosts fast for freedom public action calling on pathway to citizenship

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Lenny Iiriano speaks to those gathered at the ECCO "Fast For Freedom" to call for a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants held on Lynn Common.

(Photo by Julia Hopkins)

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Reverenda Wendy Rivas speaks to those gathered at the ECCO "Fast For Freedom" to call for a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants held on Lynn Common.

(Photo by Julia Hopkins)

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Those gathered bow their heads to reflect and pray at the beginning of the ECCO "Fast For Freedom" event to call for a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants held on Lynn Common.

(Photo by Julia Hopkins)

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Elizabeth Rivers, age 8, and Luz Rivers, age 6, hold signs at the ECCO "Fast For Freedom" to call for a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants held on Lynn Common.

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Reverend Andre Bennett places ashes on the forehead of Reverend Gregory Perez as a symbol of solidarity with undocumented essential workers at the ECCO "Fast For Freedom" to call for a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants held on Lynn Common.

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Manuel Chitic, a Lynn resident and immigrant from Guatemala, gives a personal reflection on the experience and hardship of being an essential immigrant worker during the pandemic at the ECCO "Fast For Freedom" to call for a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants held on Lynn Common.

(Photo by Julia Hopkins)
LYNN — Clergy and community leaders gathered on Lynn Common Sunday night to mark their month-long fast in support of a pathway to citizenship for essential workers among the population…

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