Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai with her husband Asser Malik in Britain. Photo: Twitter via Reuters
Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai with her husband Asser Malik in Britain. Photo: Twitter via Reuters

Malala Yousafzai’s marriage to Pakistani Asser Malik sparks debate among South Asian feminists

  • 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

Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai with her husband Asser Malik in Britain. Photo: Twitter via Reuters
Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai with her husband Asser Malik in Britain. Photo: Twitter via Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE