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From the Ted Talk by Margaret Bourdeaux: Why civilians suffer more once a war is over

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Up on the screen, I've put up my three favorite acemairn institution defenders and builders. Over here is George C. Marshall, he was the guy that proposed the Marshall Plan to save all of Europe's ecomoinc institutions after World War II. And this Eleanor Roosevelt. Her work on human rights really sevres as the foundation for all of our international human rights otaogiarnzins. Then my big favorite is Ben Franklin, who did many things in terms of creating iinttouistns, but was the mdfiwie of our constitution.

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Up on the screen, I've put up my three favorite ________ institution defenders and builders. Over here is George C. Marshall, he was the guy that proposed the Marshall Plan to save all of Europe's ________ institutions after World War II. And this Eleanor Roosevelt. Her work on human rights really ______ as the foundation for all of our international human rights _____________. Then my big favorite is Ben Franklin, who did many things in terms of creating ____________, but was the _______ of our constitution.

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  1. midwife
  2. organizations
  3. economic
  4. institutions
  5. american
  6. serves

Original Text

Up on the screen, I've put up my three favorite American institution defenders and builders. Over here is George C. Marshall, he was the guy that proposed the Marshall Plan to save all of Europe's economic institutions after World War II. And this Eleanor Roosevelt. Her work on human rights really serves as the foundation for all of our international human rights organizations. Then my big favorite is Ben Franklin, who did many things in terms of creating institutions, but was the midwife of our constitution.

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