Tag Archive: Malala

Jul 12 2013

One pen and one book can change the world

Malala celebrated her 16th birthday today by telling the UN that education could change the world. “Let us pick up our books and pens. They are our most powerful weapons. One child, one teacher, one pen and one book can change the world. Education is the only solution,” a confident Yousafzai said to cheers from …

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Jan 04 2013

There’s no place like home

Another piece of good news (thanks to Maureen for sending me the link) – Malala is out of the hospital. Over the past few weeks, Malala has been leaving the hospital on home visits to spend time with her father Ziauddin, mother Toorpekai and younger brothers, Khushal and Atul. The University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation …

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Oct 19 2012

Malala is awake

She’s awake, and she has stood up. She’s making good progress. She might make a full recovery. The hospital held a news conference and said the teenager is aware of her surroundings and making good progress. Malala, CBS News correspondent Charlie D’Agata reported on “CBS This Morning,” has some memory as to what happened, and …

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