Punishable by Death: The Quest for Literacy

01 Jan

The concept of basic education is taken for granted across much of the civilized world today — but there are still corners of the world where the simple ability to read and write are reserved only for an elite few. Most recently, young girls and women in such countries as Pakistan and Afghanistan have been killed, shot and threatened for simply seeking, or supporting, literacy rights.

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Let’s proclaim 2016 as the year of open access to education for all.

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