At the age of 11, Malala Yousafzai was giving a voice to many young Pakistanis by standing in direct defiance of the Taliban and speaking for educational rights in Swat Valley, Pakistan, an area bordering Afghanistan.
Approximately 2,500 outraged Chinese citizens participated in demonstrations across the country, displaying banners reading “Protect China’s inseparable territory,” to “Nuclear extermination for wild Japanese dogs.”
Global food prices rose 10 percent in July because of severe droughts in both the U.S. and Eastern Europe, threatening the world’s poor, according to the World Bank Group’s latest Food Price Watch report.
The world population is ex-pected to reach 9 billion by the year 2050, compared to the 6 billion people recorded in March 2012 by the United Nations Population Division Department.
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