Synopsis Angela Davis, born on January 26, 1944, in Birmingham, Alabama, became a master scholar who studied at the Sorbonne. She joined the U.S. Communist Party and was jailed for charges related to a prison outbreak, though ultimately cleared. Known for books like Women, Race & Class, she has worked as a professor and activist who advocates gender equity, prison reform and alliances across color lines. Early Life Writer, activist and educator Angela Davis was…"Who is Angela Davis ?"
Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai rose to limelight in 2012 after she was shot in the head while returning home from school in her school van. At the time, she was 15 and the Taliban; the group who claimed responsibility for the action said Malala’s writings were attempting to malign their bid to establish Islamic rule in Swat. Since then, after recovering from surgery, she has taken her campaign to the world stage, notably with a…"Malala Yousafzai and the Nobel Prize : Lesson to be learnt"