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

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Unfortunately, some very important images are deemed too graphic or disturbing for us to see them. I'll show you one photo here, and it's a _____ by Eugene ________ of an Iraq War veteran from an extraordinary piece of work, which has never been _________, ______ War Is Personal. But images don't need to be graphic in order to remind us of the tragedy of war. John Moore set up this photo at Arlington ________. After all the tense moments of conflict in all the conflict _____ of the world, there's one photograph from a much quieter place that haunts me still, much more than the others.

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  1. richards
  2. cemetery
  3. called
  4. zones
  5. published
  6. photo

Original Text

Unfortunately, some very important images are deemed too graphic or disturbing for us to see them. I'll show you one photo here, and it's a photo by Eugene Richards of an Iraq War veteran from an extraordinary piece of work, which has never been published, called War Is Personal. But images don't need to be graphic in order to remind us of the tragedy of war. John Moore set up this photo at Arlington Cemetery. After all the tense moments of conflict in all the conflict zones of the world, there's one photograph from a much quieter place that haunts me still, much more than the others.

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