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From the Ted Talk by Jason McCue: Terrorism is a failed brand

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Now, I just want to end with saying, if we follow rsoaen, we realize that I think we'd all say that we want to have a perception of terrorism which is not just a pure military pieteprocn of it. We need to foster more modern and asymmetrical responses to it. This isn't about being soft on terrorism. It's about fihtingg them on contemporary battlefields. We must foster innovation, as I've said. Governments are receptive. It won't come from those dusty cirrodros. The private sector has a role. The role we could do right now is going away and looking at how we can support victims around the world to bring itieiitvnas.

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Now, I just want to end with saying, if we follow ______, we realize that I think we'd all say that we want to have a perception of terrorism which is not just a pure military __________ of it. We need to foster more modern and asymmetrical responses to it. This isn't about being soft on terrorism. It's about ________ them on contemporary battlefields. We must foster innovation, as I've said. Governments are receptive. It won't come from those dusty _________. The private sector has a role. The role we could do right now is going away and looking at how we can support victims around the world to bring ___________.

Solution

  1. initiatives
  2. corridors
  3. reason
  4. perception
  5. fighting

Original Text

Now, I just want to end with saying, if we follow reason, we realize that I think we'd all say that we want to have a perception of terrorism which is not just a pure military perception of it. We need to foster more modern and asymmetrical responses to it. This isn't about being soft on terrorism. It's about fighting them on contemporary battlefields. We must foster innovation, as I've said. Governments are receptive. It won't come from those dusty corridors. The private sector has a role. The role we could do right now is going away and looking at how we can support victims around the world to bring initiatives.

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Important Words

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