If you are a global citizen, listen up

Yesterday women and girls were once again raising their voices for all females in the Global Citizen Festival in New York City. Beyoncé, Michelle Obama, and Malala Yousafzai were among the women there, speaking for millions of girls not being offered education or equal rights; as well as ending global poverty. Beyoncé, Michelle Obama, and … Continue reading If you are a global citizen, listen up

Malala: The power a brave, determined, young woman can have in the world.

After the accident, I heard my mom talking about Malala. I first heard people talk about her about three years ago when my mother explained to me that she was a Pakistani girl who was shot when she was about 15 years old for wanting to go to school. She told me that she survived … Continue reading Malala: The power a brave, determined, young woman can have in the world.