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We are Youth, We are Strong!!

Posted October 30, 2013 Avatar Aulia Maharani Karli

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On October 28th, Indonesian people and especially youth celebrated “Hari Sumpah Pemuda” or “The Youth Pledge Day” a day which is believed to be the day of youth rising in 1928. It was the promise that was written and declared by Indonesian Youth; from every race, every culture, every belief and religion, every background in Indonesia. The goal is to have an independent Indonesia with one motherland, one nation and one language. It started from the first Indonesian Youth...


Malala's Brave Namesake

Posted October 25, 2013 no picture Kriyana Reddy

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We owe it to Malala and many others who share her ideals to refuse to allow the radicals to win the battle of perceptions..."

Source: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/26/opinion/internat...

Malala's Brave Namesake By WILLIAM DALRYMPLE Published: October 25, 2013 NEW DELHI — Ever since Malala Yousafzai recovered from her shooting by the Taliban last year, she has been universally honored: As well as a nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize, she has been given everything from the Mother Teresa Award to a place in Time Magazine’s “100 Most Influential People in the World.” Malala’s extraordinary bravery and commitment to peace and the education of women is ind...


LESSONS FROM MALALA: PART 1

Posted August 6, 2013 Avatar Chima F. Madu

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On July 12, 2013, her 16th birthday, “the bravest girl in the world” Malala Yousafzai stood at the United Nations and delivered the speech of a lifetime to more than 500 young people aged 12-25 from around the world, with grace and compassion. It was extolled around the world as leaders, activists and celebrities acclaimed her for advocating for education for every child and every human being even for the children of those who almost took her life by putting a bullet in her h...