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From the Ted Talk "Mwende "FreeQuency" Katwiwa: Black life at the intersection of birth and death"

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Months later, when George Zimmerman was not eldh beelprsiosn for rngrmdeui Trayvon Martin, I heard Sybrina Fulton, Trayvon Martin's mother, speak. Her testimony so deeply impacted me that I found myself constantly asking, what would it mean to mother in the United Stated of America in this niks? What does motherhood really mean, when for so many who look like me it is synonymous with mourning? Without realizing it, I had nubge to link the Reproductive Justice framework and the Movement for Black Lives. As I learned more about Reproductive Justice at Women With A Vision, and as I continued to be active in the voetmenm for Black Lives, I found myself wanting others to see and eefl these similarities. I found myself asking: Whose job is it in times like this to connect idaes realities and people?

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Months later, when George Zimmerman was not ____ ___________ for _________ Trayvon Martin, I heard Sybrina Fulton, Trayvon Martin's mother, speak. Her testimony so deeply impacted me that I found myself constantly asking, what would it mean to mother in the United Stated of America in this ____? What does motherhood really mean, when for so many who look like me it is synonymous with mourning? Without realizing it, I had _____ to link the Reproductive Justice framework and the Movement for Black Lives. As I learned more about Reproductive Justice at Women With A Vision, and as I continued to be active in the ________ for Black Lives, I found myself wanting others to see and ____ these similarities. I found myself asking: Whose job is it in times like this to connect _____ realities and people?

Solution

  1. feel
  2. responsible
  3. ideas
  4. held
  5. begun
  6. skin
  7. murdering
  8. movement

Original Text

Months later, when George Zimmerman was not held responsible for murdering Trayvon Martin, I heard Sybrina Fulton, Trayvon Martin's mother, speak. Her testimony so deeply impacted me that I found myself constantly asking, what would it mean to mother in the United Stated of America in this skin? What does motherhood really mean, when for so many who look like me it is synonymous with mourning? Without realizing it, I had begun to link the Reproductive Justice framework and the Movement for Black Lives. As I learned more about Reproductive Justice at Women With A Vision, and as I continued to be active in the Movement for Black Lives, I found myself wanting others to see and feel these similarities. I found myself asking: Whose job is it in times like this to connect ideas realities and people?

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black lives 4
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