Take in the sights from the torch balcony at the Statue of Liberty, where the public has not been permitted to visit in person since 1916, and see unique, one-of-a-kind perspectives of the torch, crown, face and tablet, in addition to ultra widescreen panoramic images and live HD streaming video.
Three cameras will provide unobstructed panoramas and live views of the famed New York City skyline, along with a front row seat to watch views of the majestic Hudson River and ships in New York Harbor. Two other cameras point back at the Statue.
NEW YORK — A woman who climbed the Statue of Liberty has been taken into custody after an hours long standoff, police said. Therese Patricia Okoumou, 44, scaled the base of the statue around 3:30 p.m. and was taken into police custody about three hours later.
NEW YORK – A woman who climbed up to the robes of the Statue of Liberty to protest the separation of migrant families was taken into custody after a standoff with police on the Fourth of July. Authorities had tried to talk the woman down but she refused to leave.
Jul 04, 2018 · A woman was escorted down from the Statue of Liberty on Wednesday after she scaled the bottom part of the national monument in protest of U.S. immigration policy, sparking a nearly four-hour standoff with authorities.
The Statue of Liberty is a figure of a robed woman representing Libertas, a Roman liberty goddess. These refugees were forced to live in conditions that the wealthy Lazarus had never experienced. She saw a way to express her empathy for these refugees in terms of the statue.
A person has climbed the Statue of Liberty’s base on the Fourth of July shortly after the arrests of several people who hung a banner calling for abolishing Immigration and Customs Enforcement from the statue’s pedestal.
Jul 04, 2018 · UPDATE: The woman was arrested and is now in custody. She said she scaled Lady Liberty to protest Donald Trump’s immigration policy of separating children from their families. A woman scaled the Statue of Liberty on the 4th of July in a move that can either be called the most patriotic thing ever or just plain stupid.