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Anat Ronen , the artist behind the beautiful mural, painted it in May earlier this year at the Avis Frank Gallery in Houston, Texas. Rosie the Riveter is a representation of the American women who worked in factories during World War II. Commonly used as a feminist symbol, her image is recognised globally as a symbol of women's economic power. So it's only appropriate to link her with 17-year-old Yousafzai, who became an advocate for girls' education after a Taliban gunman shot her when she was travelling home from school.