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"From the Ted Talk by Raj Panjabi: No one should die because they live too far from a doctor"

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Meet Musu. Way out in rural Liberia, where most girls have not had a chance to finish primary school, Musu had been persistent. At the age of 18, she comeeptld high school, and she came back to her community. She saw that none of the children were getting treatment for the diseases they needed treatment for — deadly diseases, like maalira and pneumonia. So she sgnied up to be a volunteer. There are millions of volunteers like Musu in rural patrs around our world, and we got to thinking — cotminmuy meebrms like Musu could actually help us solve a puzzle.

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Meet Musu. Way out in rural Liberia, where most girls have not had a chance to finish primary school, Musu had been persistent. At the age of 18, she _________ high school, and she came back to her community. She saw that none of the children were getting treatment for the diseases they needed treatment for — deadly diseases, like _______ and pneumonia. So she ______ up to be a volunteer. There are millions of volunteers like Musu in rural _____ around our world, and we got to thinking — _________ _______ like Musu could actually help us solve a puzzle.

Solution

  1. parts
  2. signed
  3. completed
  4. members
  5. malaria
  6. community

Original Text

Meet Musu. Way out in rural Liberia, where most girls have not had a chance to finish primary school, Musu had been persistent. At the age of 18, she completed high school, and she came back to her community. She saw that none of the children were getting treatment for the diseases they needed treatment for — deadly diseases, like malaria and pneumonia. So she signed up to be a volunteer. There are millions of volunteers like Musu in rural parts around our world, and we got to thinking — community members like Musu could actually help us solve a puzzle.

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million people 3
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