Malala Yousafzai -what a fine young woman this is-someone who has picked up the banner Gandhi and others have carried.
Education is the key that will open countless doors and must be pursued not only by the nations but all people.
Something my people, the indigenous of this country, this hemisphere, sorely need-unfettered access to education and opportunity.
This is a young woman shot by the Taliban, but the reality is she could have just as easily been a drone strike victim -and that’s something every person of conscience must think about.
Too often adults get caught up in rhetoric, an infatuation with their voice, their opinion, a competition to be heard above the drone of the many seeking to promote themselves-yet here is a sixteen year old girl who says it all in a few short minutes and summons the world to join her in a truly just cause.
” ONE PERSON, ONE TEACHER, ONE BOOK, ONE PEN”