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"From the Ted Talk by Teresa Njoroge: What I learned serving time for a crime I didn't commit"

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I never thought that one day I would be giving stories of the injustices that are so common within the criminal justice system, but here I am. Every time I go back to prison, I feel a little at home, but it is the dntaunig work to achieve the vision that keeps me awake at night, connecting the miles to Louisiana, which is deemed as the ietrinccoaran capital of the world, carrying with me sotiers of hundreds of women whom I have met within the pironss, some of whom are now embracing their second chances, and others who are still on that bridge of life's journey.

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I never thought that one day I would be giving stories of the injustices that are so common within the criminal justice system, but here I am. Every time I go back to prison, I feel a little at home, but it is the ________ work to achieve the vision that keeps me awake at night, connecting the miles to Louisiana, which is deemed as the _____________ capital of the world, carrying with me _______ of hundreds of women whom I have met within the _______, some of whom are now embracing their second chances, and others who are still on that bridge of life's journey.

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  1. daunting
  2. stories
  3. incarceration
  4. prisons

Original Text

I never thought that one day I would be giving stories of the injustices that are so common within the criminal justice system, but here I am. Every time I go back to prison, I feel a little at home, but it is the daunting work to achieve the vision that keeps me awake at night, connecting the miles to Louisiana, which is deemed as the incarceration capital of the world, carrying with me stories of hundreds of women whom I have met within the prisons, some of whom are now embracing their second chances, and others who are still on that bridge of life's journey.

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Important Words

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  4. capital
  5. carrying
  6. chances
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  9. criminal
  10. daunting
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  13. embracing
  14. feel
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  18. incarceration
  19. injustices
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  22. louisiana
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  28. stories
  29. system
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  31. time
  32. vision
  33. women
  34. work
  35. world