Originally posted on Dani Lynn:
A Story of Uncompromising Courage
As many of you may be aware, girls are forbidden to attend school by the Taliban in Afghanistan and other places around the world.
by Allie Torgan, CNN, updated 11:15 AM EDT, Wed September 26, 2012
“The life of a schoolgirl in Afghanistan is a far cry from reading, writing and arithmetic. Some girls have been maimed by acid attacks. Others have had their drinking water poisoned or been targeted by bombers who think females should be forbidden from school — as they were during the Taliban’s rule.”
A courageous young girl in Pakistan, Malala Yousufzai, who continued to attend school, bravely stood up to the Taliban and spoke out publicly to draw attention to the issue.
by Nasir Habib, CNN, updated 12:07 PM EST…
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