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Harper Supports Malala, Shuns her Sisters Worldwide

Rachel Décoste | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada Politics
Rachel Décoste

Prime Minister Stephen Harper hopped on the Malala Yousafzai bandwagon by signing a petition to nominate the schoolgirl for the Nobel Peace prize. But Harper's singular gesture will never buy respect from the advocates of fairness, equality and human decency. Only policy reversals can deliver that miracle. Only policy reversals can deliver that miracle.

Thousands Seek Nobel Prize Nomination For Malala Yousafzai

CBC | Posted 12.23.2012 | Canada

Thousands of people have signed an online petition calling for Malala Yousafzai, an outspoken Pakistani teenage activist who was shot in the head by t...

Taliban Shooting Reminds Us of Another Tragedy

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 12.17.2012 | Canada
Craig and Marc Kielburger

Last week's horrific assault on Malala Yousafzai, a teenage heroine who stood up to the Taliban in Pakistan, hit us with a powerful déjà vu of Iqbal Masih, the boy from Pakistan who first inspired our awakening to social justice issues. If Malala's story has you seething, don't just shake an angry fist in the air. We may not be in a position to put our lives on the line like Iqbal or Malala, but that doesn't mean we're helpless.

Teen Activist Still A Target Says Family

CBC | Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada

The Taliban will keep trying to kill the 14-year-old schoolgirl activist they shot in Pakistan’s Swat Valley, the girl’s cousin has told the CBC...