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sunriseThe Girl Who Changed Pakistan: Malala Yousafzai

by Shehrbano Taseer Oct 22, 2012 1:00 AM EDT

Shehrbano Taseer, whose father was killed by his Taliban bodyguard, takes an insider’s look at the 15-year-old girl who may finally turn the tide on extremism.

From http://www.thedailybeast.com/newsweek/2012/10/21/the-girl-who-changed-pakistan-malala-yousafzai.html

 

 

The teenage girls chatted to each other and their teachers as the school bus rattled along the country road. Students from a girls’ high school in Swat, they had just finished a term paper, and their joy was evident as they broke into another Pashto song. About a mile outside the city of Mingora, two men flagged down and boarded the bus, one of them pulling out a gun. “Which one of you is Malala Yousafzai?” he demanded. No one spoke—some out of loyalty, others out of fear. But, unconsciously, their eyes turned to Malala. “That’s the one,” the gunman…

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