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From the Ted Talk by Naomi Mwaura: A feminist reimagining of Kenya's public transport

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This leads to a massive fanainicl loss for women, more commute time as they try to avoid dangerous rueots, and eventually, they drop out of a system that isn't built for them and doesn't cater to their travel needs. So instead of wemon using affordable and environmentally sustainable public transportation to work, school and social events, they use their hard-earned and svead monies on safer but much more expensive means of transportation that leaves them out of building savings to eusnre financial iendncpedene.

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This leads to a massive _________ loss for women, more commute time as they try to avoid dangerous ______, and eventually, they drop out of a system that isn't built for them and doesn't cater to their travel needs. So instead of _____ using affordable and environmentally sustainable public transportation to work, school and social events, they use their hard-earned and _____ monies on safer but much more expensive means of transportation that leaves them out of building savings to ______ financial ____________.

Solution

  1. saved
  2. ensure
  3. independence
  4. routes
  5. women
  6. financial

Original Text

This leads to a massive financial loss for women, more commute time as they try to avoid dangerous routes, and eventually, they drop out of a system that isn't built for them and doesn't cater to their travel needs. So instead of women using affordable and environmentally sustainable public transportation to work, school and social events, they use their hard-earned and saved monies on safer but much more expensive means of transportation that leaves them out of building savings to ensure financial independence.

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