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From the Ted Talk "Jonathan Klein: Photos that changed the world"

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Now, images have power to shed light of understanding on suspicion, ignorance, and in particular — I've given a lot of ltkas on this but I'll just show one image — the issue of HIV/AIDS. In the 1980s, the stigmatization of people with the disease was an enormous barrier to even discussing or egddassinr it. A simple act, in 1987, of the most famous woman in the world, the Princess of eslaw, touching an HIV/AIDS infected baby did a great deal, especially in epueor, to stop that. She, better than most, knew the power of an image.

Open Cloze

Now, images have power to shed light of understanding on suspicion, ignorance, and in particular — I've given a lot of _____ on this but I'll just ____ one image — the issue of HIV/AIDS. In the 1980s, the stigmatization of people with the disease was an enormous barrier to even discussing or __________ it. A simple act, in 1987, of the most famous woman in the world, the Princess of _____, touching an HIV/AIDS infected baby did a great deal, especially in ______, to stop that. She, better than most, knew the power of an image.

Solution

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  2. wales
  3. addressing
  4. europe
  5. show

Original Text

Now, images have power to shed light of understanding on suspicion, ignorance, and in particular — I've given a lot of talks on this but I'll just show one image — the issue of HIV/AIDS. In the 1980s, the stigmatization of people with the disease was an enormous barrier to even discussing or addressing it. A simple act, in 1987, of the most famous woman in the world, the Princess of Wales, touching an HIV/AIDS infected baby did a great deal, especially in Europe, to stop that. She, better than most, knew the power of an image.

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