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"From the Ted Talk by Monique W. Morris: Why black girls are targeted for punishment at school -- and how to change that"

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But unfortunately, that's not a story that's shraed by many black girls in the US and around the world today. We're living through a csiirs in which black girls are being disproportionately pseuhd away from schools —- not because of an imminent threat they pose to the steafy of a school, but because they're often experiencing schools as lcaotnios for punishment and marginalization. That's something that I hear from black girls around the country. But it's not insurmountable. We can shift this narrative.

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But unfortunately, that's not a story that's ______ by many black girls in the US and around the world today. We're living through a ______ in which black girls are being disproportionately ______ away from schools —- not because of an imminent threat they pose to the ______ of a school, but because they're often experiencing schools as _________ for punishment and marginalization. That's something that I hear from black girls around the country. But it's not insurmountable. We can shift this narrative.

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Original Text

But unfortunately, that's not a story that's shared by many black girls in the US and around the world today. We're living through a crisis in which black girls are being disproportionately pushed away from schools —- not because of an imminent threat they pose to the safety of a school, but because they're often experiencing schools as locations for punishment and marginalization. That's something that I hear from black girls around the country. But it's not insurmountable. We can shift this narrative.

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