On 9 October 2012, Malala Yousafzai was shot in the head by Taliban gunmen while she was returning home from school in the Swat region, Pakistan. But the brave little girl survived this outrageous monstrosity and is now on a path to complete recovery in Queen Elizabeth Hospital, United Kingdom.
Read through the below article to get an idea about what really happened and what really does the slogan, “I Am Malala”, mean.
Malala’s journey from near death to recovery – The Story (Source: CNN).
“We call on Pakistan to agree a plan to deliver education for every child.
We call on all countries to outlaw discrimination against girls.
We call on international organizations to ensure the world’s 61 million out of school children are in education by the end of 2015.”
Sign the petition here : I AM MALALA.
And please spread the word. Use your Facebook and Twitter accounts to spread the word about this petition. Every child deserves to have a life that is in no way inferior to those that we lead today. And girls/women of all, deserve better.
Twitter trends that you should follow to see how the world is reacting and acting:
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And I am always angry, sad, restless about how women are treated in this world. And when this happened, I was caught off guard. I wanted to show my support.
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And I found this wonderfully summarized image on the web about how you can contribute to the cause.
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And I request bloggers to use their global readership to the best of limits to get the message out, LOUD and firm.
I Am Malala.
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