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Malala Yousafzai Shooting

Mattress Ad Uses Gory Cartoon Of Malala Being Shot

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 05.15.2014 | Business

An Indian mattress company is using a cartoon of Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai being shot in the head in a gory new advertisement. Two years ...

Malala Opens Up On The Day That Changed Her Life (VIDEO)

Posted 10.07.2013 | Teen

From being honored last month with the Children's Peace Prize to giving an impassioned speech at the U.N. on her 16th birthday in New York, Malala You...

Portrait Of Pakistani Teenager Shot By Taliban Heads To UK Museum

AP | Posted 11.10.2013 | Arts

LONDON — A painting of Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai is going on display alongside British luminaries at the National Portrait G...

'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...

Happy Birthday, Malala

Shiza Shahid | Posted 09.11.2013 | Impact
Shiza Shahid

Today, on her 16th birthday, Malala spoke at the UN in her first time speaking on a public platform after her shooting. Today is a moment to focus the world's attention on the 57 million children -- including 32 million girls -- who do not have access to education.

The Fight for a Better World

Irina Bokova | Posted 07.11.2013 | Impact
Irina Bokova

Education opens minds. It gives girls and boys the freedom to choose -- to choose between ignorance and knowledge, to choose lives they wish to live. This is true in Afghanistan and across the world. But everywhere, this human right is being violated.

Diane Sawyer's Major Get

Posted 05.01.2013 | Media

Diane Sawyer secured an exclusive interview with Malala Yousafzai, the 15-year-old Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban in October 2012 fo...

I Am Malala: A Crusader for Girls' Education Worldwide

Nicole Melancon | Posted 01.09.2013 | Impact
Nicole Melancon

What is so incredibly striking about Malala is that she made a decision to stand up for what she believed was wrong. Little did she know that her act of defiance would make her a crusader and activist for girls education around the globe.

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.

A Unified Global Moment to Honor Malala Yousafzai

Gordon Brown | Posted 01.06.2013 | Impact
Gordon Brown

Fortunately, Malala is starting on the road to recovery and Malala Day, one month after Malala was left for dead by Taliban assassins, is an opportunity for people everywhere to come together to support the cause that Malala so valiantly represents: a girl's right to education.

Malala's Father: 'She Will Rise Again'

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 12.26.2012 | World

LONDON -- The father of a 15-year-old Pakistani girl shot in the head by the Taliban described his daughter's survival and ongoing recovery as miracul...

Pakistani Students Continue to Stand Up for Education: We Must Stand With Them

Gordon Brown | Posted 12.24.2012 | Impact
Gordon Brown

As UN Special Envoy for Global Education, I believe we must collectively realize a world where all children can go to school and learn. A world where school is a safe place and where no one is threatened for wanting an education.

Educating Women: Let's Teach Them How to Fish

Hannah Weintraub | Posted 12.22.2012 | Teen
Hannah Weintraub

The outpouring of international support for Yousafzai is marked with people clamoring for ways to help the girl and her family. The biggest help? Stop giving women fish, and instead begin to teach women how to fish for themselves.

Stand With Malala on November 10th

Gordon Brown | Posted 12.22.2012 | Impact
Gordon Brown

Malala may lie in hospital and she may have been silenced for now -- but millions who now carry her message can find in the run up to Malala Day on November 10th an opportunity to speak for her and ensure that action on girls' rights and children's education is no longer delayed.

Two Types of Jihad

Tahira Ammar | Posted 12.19.2012 | Teen
Tahira Ammar

The Taliban committed this horrific act in the name of jihad. But Malala didn't see it that way -- and I don't either.

Read Is the Very First Word in the Quran

Shahnaz Taplin-Chinoy | Posted 12.19.2012 | World
Shahnaz Taplin-Chinoy

If reading has a priority placement in the Quran, why is it that the Taliban targeted Malala for her crusading passion for education?

Teen Activist Shot By Taliban Recovering

AP | ROBERT BARR | Posted 12.19.2012 | World

LONDON -- The British hospital treating a 15-year-old Pakistani girl shot in the head by the Taliban raised hopes for her recovery Friday when doctors...

Teen Shot By Taliban Health Improving

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 10.18.2012 | World

LONDON -- A 14-year-old girl shot in the head by the Taliban for promoting female education has been doing better since she was airlifted to England f...

Madonna Strips ... For 14-Year-Old Shot By Taliban?

Posted 10.16.2012 | Entertainment

Madonna has made ample use of her back during her ongoing MDNA Tour, having adorned herself with both "OBAMA" and "PUSSY RIOT" during separate shows. ...