Samia Abbass

2007-8: Saudi Women Fight for Right to Drive

An account of a struggle for greater freedom and rights for women in Saudi Arabia.

1985: Sudanese General Strike Against Dictatorship

Sudanese celebrate the downfall of Numeiri

In 1985 workers and students protested and struck against worsening living conditions and greater repression, in particular the imposition of Sharia and conflict in the south.