Malala Yousafzai wrote her blog, “I Am Malala,” on Oct. 10, 2012. The blog is a collection of essays about her life and the events that led up to the shooting that injured her in Pakistan on Oct. 9, 2012.
Malala was just 14 years old when she was shot by the Taliban for speaking out against the group’s extremist views. Since then, she has become an international advocate for education and girls’ rights. Her blog provides a unique perspective on the global struggle against extremism and provides hope to young people around the world.