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"From the Ted Talk by T. Morgan Dixon and Vanessa Garrison: The trauma of systematic racism is killing Black women. A first step toward change..."

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Open Cloze

And number four: find joy. The most underreported fact of Harriet ______ is that she _____ to be 93 years old, and she didn't live just an ________ life; uh-uh. She was standing up for the good guys. She _______ a younger man. She adopted a child. I'm not kidding. She lived. And I drove up to her house of _______ in upstate New York, and she had planted apple _____, and when I was there on a Sunday, they were blooming. Do you call it — do they bloom? The apples were in season, and I was thinking, she left fruit for us, the legacy of Harriet Tubman, every single year. And we know that we are Harriet, and we know that there is a Harriet in every community in America.

Solution

  1. trees
  2. ordinary
  3. freedom
  4. lived
  5. married
  6. tubman

Original Text

And number four: find joy. The most underreported fact of Harriet Tubman is that she lived to be 93 years old, and she didn't live just an ordinary life; uh-uh. She was standing up for the good guys. She married a younger man. She adopted a child. I'm not kidding. She lived. And I drove up to her house of freedom in upstate New York, and she had planted apple trees, and when I was there on a Sunday, they were blooming. Do you call it — do they bloom? The apples were in season, and I was thinking, she left fruit for us, the legacy of Harriet Tubman, every single year. And we know that we are Harriet, and we know that there is a Harriet in every community in America.

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harriet tubman 7
black woman 4
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health crisis 3
front lines 3

Important Words

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