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I Am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and was Shot by the Taliban

The 2014-2015 Text-in-Community campus read selection for North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University

ABC News 20/20 Interview: Malala Yousafzai : 10/7/2013

Diane Sawyerr Sits Down With the Inspirational Malala Yousafzai.  Extended Interview on 20/20 which aired October 7, 2013

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The National: Malala Yousafzai Interview: 10/9/2013

Anna Maria Tremonti's Canadian exclusive interview with the Pakistani student who was shot by the Taliban.

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JFK Library: A Conversation with Malala Yousafzai: 10/17/2013

Malala Yousafzai, the 15-year-old girl shot by the Taliban last October because of her advocacy for children's education, and her father, Ziaubiddin Yousafzai, discuss the fight for universal education with WBUR's Robin Young.

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WOW 2014: Malala Yousafzai: 3/11/2014

Malala Yousafzai is a campaigner who in 2012 was shot for her activist work. Here she talks about the systemic nature of gender inequality and bringing about change.

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The Daily Show: Extended Interview: Malala Yousafzai : 10/8/13

Malala Yousafzai's Extended Interview on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart which aired October 8, 2013

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CNN: Full Amanpour Malala Interview: 10/22/2013

Christiane Amanpour's full interview with Malala and Ziauddin Yousafzai at 92Y. Intro by U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power.

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Malala Yousafzai: first interview since getting shot by Taliban: 02/04/2013

Malala Yousafzai speaks publicly on Monday for the first time since she was shot in the head by Taliban gunmen in October 2012. The 14-year-old Pakistani campaigner for female education speaks about the public support for her recovery in a Birmingham hospital, and announces the creation of a fund to support the empowerment of girls in her home country.

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BBC: Malala Yousafzai speaks to Andrew Marr: 10/13/2013

Pakistani campaigner Malala Yousafzai appears on the Andrew Marr Show to relive her experience of the Taliban. The 16-year-old was shot by a member of the group at her school for campaigning for girls' right to education. She claims speaking out for education is the same thing as speaking against the Taliban.

credit:, original source: BBC Andrew Marr show