The Question and Answer section for I Am Malala is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Malala basically explains that her people help each other of the goodness of their hearts: it is the natural decency of many Pashtuns have.
Malala's father always held education in the highest regard. He felt that education was the only way Afghanistan can move out of the seemingly perpetual cycle of war and oppression. He especially saw the education of girls as a key to the future....
A letter condeming the school and Ziauddin's teaching of young girls was taped on the gate. Malala's father was accused of running a Western school.... a school for infidels.