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

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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
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