Read Malala’s open letter to the families of schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram — Quartz

Tomorrow, April 14, marks two years since terror group Boko Haram kidnapped nearly 300 girls from a school in Chibok, Nigeria. In anticipation of the anniversary, Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousaf…

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Faith in yourself Is key to Success — Daily Inspiration

Throughout the history of mankind, if any man or women has been more successful and influential than others in their lives, it was because of the Faith they had in themselves. Faith in yourself is the key to unlock Success in your life. You must have faith in yourself first and then in other things.…

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Rachel Dolezal is writing a book about race — Quartz

The country’s most infamous non-black black person is writing a book about race and identity. Rachel Dolezal, former president of the Spokane, Washington chapter of the US National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), revealed last year that while she identifies as black, she was born white. In an interview yesterday (April 12)…

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Read Malala’s open letter to the families of schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram — Quartz

Tomorrow, April 14, marks two years since terror group Boko Haram kidnapped nearly 300 girls from a school in Chibok, Nigeria. In anticipation of the anniversary, Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai wrote an open letter today to the families of the kidnapped. In it, she praised parents for “the courage to send your daughters to…

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Video Appears to Show Some of Nigeria’s Kidnapped Chibok Girls Alive — TIME

(LAGOS, Nigeria) — A video appearing to show some of Nigeria’s kidnapped Chibok girls is being aired along with images of tearful parents recognizing their daughters, who have not been heard from since the mass abduction by the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram two years ago. CNN on Wednesday showed video, believed made in December,…

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McDonald’s Wants to Sell Thousands of Its Restaurants in Asia to Outside Firms — TIME

McDonald’s is planning on selling thousands of its restaurants across Asia as competition among fast-food companies in the region intensifies. According to Reuters, the fast-food giant is targeting private-equity companies like Bain Capital and MBK Partners for the sale. The aim is to have partners owning the restaurants within a franchise business model. The franchise…

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Beijing Says the Taiwanese Deported From Kenya to China Are Wanted on Serious Fraud Charges — TIME

The Taiwanese deported from Kenya to China are still wanted on suspicion of fraud in China, even if some have been cleared of similar charges in Kenya, Beijing said Wednesday. The deportations have outraged Taiwan, where they are regarded as tantamount to abduction. Taiwan has been self-ruled since 1949 and regards itself as a sovereign…

via Beijing Says the Taiwanese Deported From Kenya to China Are Wanted on Serious Fraud Charges — TIME

Lebanese Judge Tells Australian Mother to Accept Custody Deal in ‘Kidnap’ Case — TIME

A lawyer representing Australian mother Sally Faulkner — whose botched attempt to retrieve her children have got her, an Australian 60 Minutes television crew and several others locked up in Beirut — says his client has been offered an agonizing choice. Australia’s News Corp cited the lawyer as saying that the judge in the case…

via Lebanese Judge Tells Australian Mother to Accept Custody Deal in ‘Kidnap’ Case — TIME

Curfews Imposed In Kashmir as Clashes Leave Four Dead — TIME

Fresh protests broke out in the Indian-administered portion of the disputed region of Kashmir on Wednesday. Four people have so far been killed in violent clashes between locals and security forces. Authorities have imposed curfews in many parts of Kashmir including the capital, Srinagar, and the town of Handwara where the clashes occurred, the Hindu…

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