Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Malala Yusufzai: Girl's Rights, Dignity and a Movement of Political and Social Change

Critique Ferozepur Chapter and Philosophical Society, A Students’ Discussion Forum, Dev Samaj College for Women, Ferozepur, condemned the brutal attack on the child rights’ activist of Pakistan, Malala Yusufzai and said that it was a coward act to hit an innocent little girl, who raised her voice for education for the girls. Sharing solidarity with Malala Yusufzai, around three hundred students of the college protest the act in the college campus. The protest was preceded by a seminar where students discussed issues of peace, girl’s right to education and dignity in the society, highlighting Malala’s contribution. They said that Malala Yusufzai who was nominated for the International Children's Peace Prize is now an icon and source of inspiration for millions of girls around the globe. The students also wished for speedy recovery of the brave girl.