Outside the Gate
Silenced once but silent
no more, June tells her true story. At four years old, June was separated from her
mother and her brother, Freddie. She and Freddie were thrown under the wheels
of the child welfare system and they and their mother were forever lost to one
Now June raises her voice and
invites the world to go with her on the journey as a Ward of the Crown in
Ontario, Canada. She tells her tragic story of a child born outside the gate.
Moving from her pleasant early years in one of the last standing orphanages in
Canada, she enters the foster care system. There she experiences violence and
cruelty that threatens her life.
This is a story of
survival, a voice raised in memory of all children who have lost the battle and
for the children who are still suffering.
Throwing off the dark clothes of shame and fear, June invites you to join her
in her dance of freedom.
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