Analysis Of Malala The Powerful By Kristin Lewis

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The article “Malala the Powerful” by Kristin Lewis describes how the Taliban’s shove Malalas way of life around and around,she has zero rights just because she is a girl. She is no longer able to go to school, everyday she risks her life blogging and talking about rights. She lives in Pakistan where the taliban are rapidly taking over her government and changing the rights in a horrifying way. Malala was able to surpass all of the horrifying things by attending an all girls school at risks high above a normal risk. On October 9th, 2012 Malala’s life went from normal to petrifying. Soon after new rights were published Malala found the courage to fight not only for herself but others using her weapon of choice. She has lived through unspeakable …show more content…
For example on page 6 the text says, “ For women and girls life is particularly brutal: They are not allowed to go to school, have careers, or wear makeup or bright colors.” Life is always brutal for everyone all of the time, but this article explains that it is worse for women and girls. “They are not allowed to go anywhere without a male revitive.” This quote further explains, that women don’t have a lot of rights it is a challenge for them to do anything fun,wear anything nice, even go places like school. Girls and women always have a risk if they are going anywhere, or doing even the simplest things. It is just a flat out challenge to do anything even stepping outside their house. Moreover, the text also explains, “Despite the Taliban's order, Malala’s father decided to keep his school open. This was incredibly dangerous, especially because Taliban was gaining popularity in Swat.” Just recently all girls schools were ordered to close even Malala’s school. “From then on Malala and her family lived under a constant threat.” (7) So this quote explains, that threats are now issued for ONLY GIRLS SCHOOLS. If they do not close there is a constant threat of getting murdered. It has now become a challenge to receive an education if you were a girl. They have a very high risk of getting hurt on Their ways to girls schools. It is a challenge to even …show more content…
For instance, on page 8 the text states, “Her message was always the same:All children deserve the right for education.” Just little bit ago Malala started blogging as a secret identity so she wouldn't be caught. She wrote about how she wasn’t allowed to go to school. However, soon enough her identity got blown. “Malala's fears of relation did not subside, though.” Malala didn’t get scared when the killers found out that she was blogging about them. It takes courage to stand up to people sometimes, this is exactly what Malala did. Even after she found out that she was most likely going to be killed. She kept blogging after her identity was revealed this could mean death but she had the courage to stand up for others. Furthermore, one page 7 the text site a piece of courage, “On my way home from school to home I heard a man saying, “ I will kill you,”she wrote in a blog entry.” She was on her way home from school and someone was threatening to kill her, she was getting hunted however she kept going to school. This quote from Malala's blog relates back to courage because she know she is getting hunted but she doesn’t care, she has the courage to keep going to school. Malala has the courage to stand up to the people that she loves and other people with the things that she is going through. She

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