Malala Yousafzai - ) Pakistani schoolgirl who defied threats of the Taliban to campaign for the right to education. She survived being shot in the head by the Taliban and has become a global advocate for womens rights, especially the right to education.
"Extremists have shown what frightens them most: a girl with a book." Malala Yousafzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. She was shot in the head by the Taliban for being a Pakistani Girls’ Education Activist
Malala Yousafzai is an amazing teen activist campaigning for the rights of girls and women to receive education who was shot in the head by the Taliban on her way home from school and recently nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize. An amazing young woman!
"Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry" by Alison Klayman. A documentary that chronicles artist and activist Ai Weiwei as he prepares for a series of exhibitions and gets into an increasing number of clashes with the Chinese government.