Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai with her husband Asser Malik in Britain. Photo: Twitter via Reuters
As activist icon Malala marries, some South Asian feminists ask: ‘why?’
  • Shot by a Taliban gunman at age 15, the Pakistani Nobel laureate recovered, went to Oxford and continues to lobby for women’s education
  • While feminists wonder if marriage at age 24 will derail her fight against girls’ oppression, Malala says she believes she can enjoy equality in marriage
15 Nov 2021 - 3:05PM