Malala Yousafzai Becomes Youngest Ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

October 10, 2014 by  
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17-year-old Malala Yousafzai has been named the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate , sharing the prize with Kailash Satyarthi for their work supporting the “struggle against the suppression of children and young people.” Yousafazai, a Pakistani teen who addressed the UN on her 16th birthday , is particularly well known for her advocacy of the rights of all children to an education, after she was shot in the head by the Taliban while on her way to school in 2012. Satyarthi, a 60-year-old Indian activist, works in the tradition of Mahatma Ghandi to lead peaceful protests that focus “on the grave exploitation of children for financial gain.” Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Read the rest of Malala Yousafzai Becomes Youngest Ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: child labor , children's rights , education , Hindu , India , islam , kailash satyarthi , Malala Yousafzai , nobel , nobel peace prize , Pakistan , taliban , UN , United Nations

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Analog Watch Co. Designs Comfortable and Chic Wooden Watches From Reclaimed Lumber

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Analog Watch Co. have designed a gorgeous set of minimalist watches made from the offcuts of lumber. Unlike other wooden watch manufacturers, this Philadelphia-based company is the first to fit each watch with a flexible wooden and leather strap, rather than clunky wooden links. The sturdy unisex watches are 80% biodegradable and are presented in recyclable packaging. The company will plant a tree for every watch sold through a nonprofit partner. + Analog Watch Co. The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Analog Watch Co. , biodegradable watches , reader submitted content , reclaimed timber , reclaimed wood , recycled wood , watches , wooden watches

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