This is Ross Ulbricht’s 6th Christmas in prison. A powerful message was posted on his Twitter today.

Here's a message posted on Ross Ulbricht's Twitter today:

"Each morning I wake up in this tiny cell, I dread facing another day. Gratitude is the antidote I use, giving thanks just to be alive, to be healthy, to have so many wonderful people in my life. "Thank you" is my mantra all day. It turns dread into joy even here."

If you haven't done so, you can sign his petition for clemency here.

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