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Malala Yousufzai Shooting

Malala To World Leaders: 'Do Better' On Human Rights

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 12.11.2014 | Impact

Malala Yousafzai wants to raise the bar in 2015. The Pakistani children's rights activist -- who gained global prominence after surviving gunshot w...

The 5 Most Important Things Malala Has Done In 2014

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 10.10.2014 | Impact

Malala Yousafzai won a Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for her "struggle against the suppression of children" and her commitment to children's rights arou...

Malala's 10 Greatest Contributions To Humanity

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 10.10.2014 | Impact

It’s been almost two years since the Taliban shot Malala Yousafzai, and her resolve to bring education to every child is stronger than ever before. ...

I'm on Team Malala

Amy Cooper | Posted 04.12.2014 | Impact
Amy Cooper

Malala forces our moral conscience to recognize that she is just one of many and asks us to do what we should have done a long time ago: ignore these girls no longer.

Lighting a Candle Against the Dark

Roberta Gately | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Roberta Gately

We can save the future if we stand together for the Malalas around the world. If we join their struggle, we lift not just them, but ourselves as well, into the light.

The Bravest Girl I Know

Tanya Devani | Posted 10.02.2013 | Teen
Tanya Devani

I had tears in my eyes for the wonderful girl who had sacrificed so much at such a young age and still remains devoted to her cause. The battle for worldwide education has only just begun, and with Malala Yousafzai at the forefront, I know that success is very near.

'Dear Malala, From The Taliban'

Channel 4 News | Fatima Manji | Posted 07.17.2013 | World

Channel 4 News sees a copy of a letter sent to Malala Yousufzai from a senior Taliban commander berating her "smear campaign" against them - but expre...

WATCH: This Awesome Rap Video Honors Malala Yousafzai

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 07.12.2013 | Women

On October 9, 2012, 15-year-old Malala Yousafzai was shot in the head by Taliban militants. Her crime? Daring to speak out and demand universal educat...

When Will They Ever Learn?

Sarah Brown | Posted 09.09.2013 | Impact
Sarah Brown

Education is relatively inexpensive in the developing world, and fosters citizens who can contribute to their local economy, raise healthy families and ensure a safer, less militant society.

Reunited: Shazia Ramzan Joins Her Friend Malala in the UK

Gordon Brown | Posted 08.31.2013 | Impact
Gordon Brown

The fight for girls' education is the civil rights struggle of our generation. It will need a determined and vocal global campaign to make it a priority in countries where girls' needs have been neglected.

Malala Yousafzai's Message: Every Girl Needs Access to Education

Alyse Nelson | Posted 04.06.2013 | World
Alyse Nelson

Today Malala Yousafzai sent a bold message to the world: I want every girl to be educated. If we want to honor Malala, if we want to ensure that she did not endure tragedy in vain, we need to make her dream a reality.

My Hope for 2030: The New Normal

Impatient Optimists | Posted 03.30.2013 | Impact
Impatient Optimists

Malala is an icon for the struggle which seems so foreign to girls like me, comfortable in our "normal" while girls our age must fight and sacrifice and face seemingly insurmountable odds to change theirs.

Pakistani Students Rally Against Naming College After Wounded Girl

AP | By SHERIN ZADA | Posted 02.12.2013 | College

MINGORA, Pakistan -- A Pakistani government official says several hundred students have rallied against naming their college after an activist schoolg...

Frank Ocean Honored For Being 'Incredibly Brave'

AP | Posted 02.05.2013 | Black Voices

NEW YORK — The mtvU network is honoring a rap superstar who detailed his love for another man and a Pakistani girl shot for her education advoca...

Voices for Malala

Jeff Caden | Posted 01.16.2013 | Impact
Jeff Caden

"Voices for Malala" utilizes the Evergram platform and allows worldwide supporters of Malala to leave a video, audio, or text message that will be automatically collected into an online album to be delivered to Malala on New Year's Day 2013.

Introducing: The Malala Fund

Megan Smith | Posted 01.10.2013 | Impact
Megan Smith

The goal of the Malala Fund is to provide Malala Yousafzai with a fund she can direct so when she is well and ready, she can pursue her vision for girls education and empowerment.

We Owe it to Malala to End Our Gender Gaps Now

Saadia Zahidi | Posted 01.10.2013 | Impact
Saadia Zahidi

The story of Malala Yousufzai, the 15-year-old Pakistani girl shot by the Taliban earlier this month for advocating female education, was a shocking reminder of how much still needs to be done to equalize opportunities for men and women.

The Courage of Leadership

Holly Gordon | Posted 01.09.2013 | Impact
Holly Gordon

Like Shabana, who risked her life to learn, Malala is just a child who wants to go to school. Yet she is also a beacon of change, and each of us has a responsibility to take notice, and to join her in demanding change.

No Bullets, Bombs, Threats or Intimidation Will Deter Education for All

Gordon Brown | Posted 01.09.2013 | Impact
Gordon Brown

Today, one month after the terrible shooting of Malala Yousafzai, I met with the president of Pakistan to discuss Malala's dream of education for all.

Taking Bold Steps to Turn Malala's Vision Into Action

Gordon Brown | Posted 01.08.2013 | Impact
Gordon Brown

Making a quality education a reality for every child requires us to tackle difficult challenges head on as there are formidable barriers to overcome. But the good news is that there is no technological or scientific barrier to universal education.

Thousands Call For Nobel Prize For Malala

Reuters | Posted 01.08.2013 | World

By Maria Golovnina LONDON, Nov 9 (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Britons called on the government on Friday to nominate Malala Yousuf...

Why Malala Really Matters: The Foreign Policy Debate We Didn't Have

Kolleen Bouchane | Posted 12.29.2012 | Politics
Kolleen Bouchane

It's a governance challenge that we don't test U.S. presidential candidates by asking about global health and education issues and what our leadership is going to do to solve these most serious and complex challenges.

Malala's Father Says She'll Return To Pakistan

AP | MUNIR AHMED | Posted 11.07.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD -- The father of a 15-year-old Pakistani activist girl who was shot and wounded by a Taliban gunman vowed Thursday that she would return hom...

Malala Yousafzai's Attempted Assassination: The War Against Intellectual Freedom

Alayna Ahmad-Benson | Posted 12.16.2012 | Religion
Alayna Ahmad-Benson

It is particularly tragic to consider that the attack on Malala was an attack on education and intellectual freedom. It is hardly a Western innovation, but an important and enduring legacy of Islam with its tradition of scholarship.

UAE Sends Medics To Evacuate Girl Shot By Taliban

Reuters | Posted 12.14.2012 | World

DUBAI, Oct 14 (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates has dispatched a medical team to evacuate a Pakistani schoolgirl shot by the Taliban if doctors d...