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Malala Yousafzai was shot in the head by the Taliban for standing up for the rights of all girls to get an education. Today, Angelina Jolie helped her realize her dream. “I’m going to announce the happiest moment of my life,” Yousafzai said. “We are going to educate 40 girls … let us turn the education of 40 girls into 40 million girls.” Jolie pledged $200,000 to the Malala Fund, the money will be used to send girls as young as five to school.