Download e-book for iPad: Malala Yousafzai: Education Activist by Rebecca Rowell

Download e-book for iPad: Malala Yousafzai: Education Activist by Rebecca Rowell

By Rebecca Rowell

While the Taliban took keep an eye on of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one woman spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her correct to an education.

On Tuesday, October nine, 2012, whilst she was once fifteen, she nearly paid the last word fee. She used to be shot within the head at point-blank diversity whereas driving the bus domestic from tuition, and few anticipated her to outlive.

Instead, Malala's dazzling restoration has taken her on a unprecedented trip from a distant valley in northern Pakistan to the halls of the United countries in big apple. At 16, she has develop into a world image of peaceable protest and the youngest nominee ever for the Nobel Peace Prize.

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Afghanistan was mostly Pashtun and such groups did not want the new Taliban organization to continue the Pashtun control over minorities. Their fighting was futile. By 2001, the Taliban controlled most of the country. From there, the Taliban’s control grew, along with its extremist ideals and violent and controlling behavior. Challenging Practices Many people worldwide do not agree with Taliban views, especially their views of women. The group essentially keeps women from public life, in accordance with their view of Islam.

By 2001, the Taliban controlled most of the country. From there, the Taliban’s control grew, along with its extremist ideals and violent and controlling behavior. Challenging Practices Many people worldwide do not agree with Taliban views, especially their views of women. The group essentially keeps women from public life, in accordance with their view of Islam. Women are not supposed to attend school or work outside the home. The group believes in harsh punishments—sometimes in the form of an attack, as was Malala’s case— for those who defy these rules.

Afghanistan was mostly Pashtun and such groups did not want the new Taliban organization to continue the Pashtun control over minorities. Their fighting was futile. By 2001, the Taliban controlled most of the country. From there, the Taliban’s control grew, along with its extremist ideals and violent and controlling behavior. Challenging Practices Many people worldwide do not agree with Taliban views, especially their views of women. The group essentially keeps women from public life, in accordance with their view of Islam.

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