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'She's unstoppable': A conversation with Malala Yousafzai's parents

CTV News - ‎May 25, 2016‎
The quest by Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai for the education of girls under Taliban rule did not endanger her life, says her mother.

Malala Yousafzai's father speaks in Waterloo

CTV News - ‎May 27, 2016‎
The father of Malala Yousafzai spoke in Waterloo Region Thursday night about the importance of education. Ziauddin Yousafzai is a Pakistani diplomat and the Chair of the Global Peace Centre.

Hear Malala Yousafzai's parents speak on peace, education

Hamilton Spectator - ‎May 16, 2016‎
Malala's father Ziauddin Yousafzai is the honorary chair of the Global Peace Centre Canada - the group that is hosting the event - and he "will reflect on the dream he shares with his daughter, Malala Yousafzai, of a world at peace through education.".

Study finds even positive media coverage of Malala Yousafzai contains sexist assumptions about Muslim women

Phys.Org - ‎May 20, 2016‎
Walters said: "The overwhelming outpouring of support and admiration for Malala Yousafzai in the months after the attack represented a real opportunity to re-examine some of the assumptions we make about Muslim women, and also about the kind of people ...

Racist and sexist assumptions endured in UK media coverage of Malala Yousafzai

University of Bristol - ‎May 19, 2016‎
The research, published in the British Journal of Politics and International Relations, used a form of discourse analysis that analyses the words and terms associated with a particular subject (in this case both Malala Yousafzai and her native Pakistan ...
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Education is everything, Malala's dad tells Hamilton crowd

Hamilton Spectator - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Growing up in a small village in Pakistan, Ziauddin decided to pay forward his gift of education by working as a school principal in the Swat Valley , where girls like his daughter Malala Yousafzai were taught in defiance of local pressure from Taliban ...

Laal/Asian Dub Foundation review – an exuberant attack on intolerance

The Guardian - ‎1 hour ago‎
Their UK debut alongside the British veterans Asian Dub Foundation included a memorable encore, as the two bands came together under pictures of Malala Yousafzai, the teenage Nobel prize winner and education campaigner who survived a Taliban ...

Easthampton sixth-graders support the Malala Fund with ambitious clothing drive - ‎May 25, 2016‎
The students collected and packaged more than 100 bags of quality, gently-used clothing that will be sold by a non-profit partner to benefit the Malala Fund, established by Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl and Nobel Prize winner shot point-blank ...

'She's unstoppable': A conversation with Malala's parents

CTV News - ‎May 25, 2016‎
The quest by Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai for the education of girls under Taliban rule did not endanger her life, says her mother.
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5 things to know on Thursday, May 26, 2016

CTV News - ‎May 26, 2016‎
Malala's proud parents: The parents of young activist Malala Yousafzai sat down with CTV National News' Chief Anchor and Senior Editor Lisa LaFlamme to discuss the impact their daughter has had on girls and victims of violence worldwide.
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It's high time for a role model rethink

Courier Mail - ‎22 hours ago‎
But while the likes of Lionel Messi, Adam Goodes, anti-Taliban campaigner Malala Yousafzai and singer Taylor Swift were mentioned, more than half of the kids chose their parents as their biggest role models.
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Nobel Laureate Satyarthi says companies cannot flourish on child slavery

Reuters - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Companies should not ignore the power of consumers," said Satyarthi, who was awarded the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize jointly with Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai. "If they are exploiting children for their own benefit then that it is illegal and ethical.
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'Farewell Kabul,' by Christina Lamb

New York Times - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Lamb achieves exactly that in “Farewell Kabul.” Following the success of her books “The Sewing Circles of Herat” and “I Am Malala” (with Malala Yousafzai), Lamb's newest volume sheds as much light on the post-9/11 military adventurism of the United ...

Virgin Galactic: $250k ticket to oblivion? - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Virgin Galactic's high profile supporters include physicist Stephen Hawking, who hopes to be one of its first passengers, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai and Hollywood star Harrison Ford - who posed for pictures in the cockpit at VSS Unity ...

Bedford's Rachel Brouwer, 14, wins big at prestigious international science fair - ‎May 26, 2016‎
Brouwer said she was inspired by Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani activist and youngest-ever Nobel Prize winner, to create a water purification system that would help people in Third World countries.


NWAOnline - ‎9 hours ago‎
DEAD WAKE, by Erik Larson. The tragic final voyage of the luxury ship Lusitania, sunk by a German submarine in 1915. I AM MALALA, by Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb. The Nobel Peace Prize winner and teenage activist recounts her path to learning ...

Bedford science whiz Rachel Brouwer now has her own asteroid - ‎May 24, 2016‎
She has also been in contact with 2014 Nobel Peace Prize-winner and advocate for women and children's rights in the Swat Valley, Malala Yousafzai, about the potential uses for her invention. The next step for her is getting the patent-pending wax ...
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At first humanitarian summit, $4-billion fund launched for schools in war zones

The Globe and Mail (subscription) - ‎May 23, 2016‎
They want to try to develop a more coherent response to what U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon has called the worst humanitarian situation since World War Two, with 130 million people affected by war or natural disaster.

'Save this generation of children' says Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi

Business Insider - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Satyarthi, awarded the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize jointly with Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai, said he has seen great progress in child rights in recent years.

Malala's story inspires Cooper choir - ‎May 16, 2016‎
The spring concert, which takes place in the Cooper Auditorium, stems from intense conversations in class about Malala Yousafzai, the youngest person to ever win the Nobel Peace Prize. Through Project Malala, they decided to incorporate visual media, ...