The Most Inspiring 16-year-old We've Ever Seen

   By didama  Oct 22, 2013

Malala Yousafzai, at just 16-years-old, is the youngest person ever to be nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize. Malala, the author of the new book, "I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban",  is an advocate for girls education worldwide.

Watch what she has to say about being shot in the face by the Taliban and still wanting to tell her shooter, "How important education is and that I even want education for your children". Malala leaves us and Jon Stewart speechless.

This short interview is so chock full of inspiration it will leave you breathless.


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mommy12 by mommy12 | ELIZABETH CTY, NC
Nov 23, 2013

Another young leader in the making. Unstoppable!

beingstepmom by beingstepmom | BRENTWOOD, CA
Oct 27, 2013

So inspiring!

illyjns by illyjns | Pittsburgh, PA
Oct 24, 2013

she's a brave young lady. I wish i have her courage when i was younger. i wish her the best for her future

aamita by aamita | NORTH OLMSTED, OH
Oct 23, 2013

She's a remarkable young lady I wish you the best

msfriendly by msfriendly | MONROE, WI
Oct 23, 2013

I cannot wait to read her book. What a wonderful young lady. She is a wonderful role model.

JazzyTJan by JazzyTJan | Canton, MI
Oct 23, 2013

Remarkable young lady. I wish her the very best. Knowledge (education) is definitely power and she communicates this message so very, very well.

maryegct by maryegct | Roxbury, CT
Oct 23, 2013

Malala is such an inspiring person. I was impressed by how articulate she was in her interview with John Stewart. I hope she can continue to be strong and pursue her dreams. The region of Pakistan where she is from is so beautiful but full of conflict. I wish her and the people of Pakistan, especially the girls and women, the very best.