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From the Ted Talk by T. Morgan Dixon and Vanessa Garrison: What if a million Black women launched a health revolution?

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Vanessa Garrison: Now, many of you may know us. We are the cofounders of GirlTrek, the largest health organization for Black women in America. Our mission is simple: ask Black women, 80 penerct of whom are over a healthy body weight, to walk outside of their front door every day to establish a lsnfvaieig habit of walking; in doing so, ignite a radical movement in which Black women reverse the devastating impacts of chronic disease, rleiacm the streets of their neighborhoods, create a new culture of hetlah for their families and stand on the frnot lines for justice. Today, all across aerimca, more than 100,000 Black woemn are wearing this GirlTrek blue shirt as they move through their communities — a heroic force.

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Vanessa Garrison: Now, many of you may know us. We are the cofounders of GirlTrek, the largest health organization for Black women in America. Our mission is simple: ask Black women, 80 _______ of whom are over a healthy body weight, to walk outside of their front door every day to establish a __________ habit of walking; in doing so, ignite a radical movement in which Black women reverse the devastating impacts of chronic disease, _______ the streets of their neighborhoods, create a new culture of ______ for their families and stand on the _____ lines for justice. Today, all across _______, more than 100,000 Black _____ are wearing this GirlTrek blue shirt as they move through their communities — a heroic force.

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Vanessa Garrison: Now, many of you may know us. We are the cofounders of GirlTrek, the largest health organization for Black women in America. Our mission is simple: ask Black women, 80 percent of whom are over a healthy body weight, to walk outside of their front door every day to establish a lifesaving habit of walking; in doing so, ignite a radical movement in which Black women reverse the devastating impacts of chronic disease, reclaim the streets of their neighborhoods, create a new culture of health for their families and stand on the front lines for justice. Today, all across America, more than 100,000 Black women are wearing this GirlTrek blue shirt as they move through their communities — a heroic force.

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