It takes a village to raise a child, but a gang of thugs to kill a little girl? What kind of cowards does it take to attempt the assassination of 14 year old girl who speaks out about the right to education? Evidently, the Taliban Islamic fundamentalist movement believes do deeply in halting the education of women that they are willing to murder a young lady with a voice. Hypocritically, the term Taliban mean, "students".
If you follow this link to a CNN story, Girl's courage, Taliban's cowardice, and watch her video, you'll hear the passion for learning that any American parent could only dream of for their child. In such an oppressive region of the World, she gets it. Malala understands the power of knowledge, global communication, and freedom of speech; and regrettably, their deadly consequence.