Sudan’s Military Is Killing Pro-Democracy Protesters. Trump Doesn’t Care — but We Should.
Thursday, 20 June 2019 A group of Sudanese women protest against the military junta in Khartoum, Sudan, on April 26, 2019. Photo: Fredrik Lerneryd/Getty Images It was 43 years ago, almost to this very day, that at least 176 civil rights protesters, most of them young students, were slaughtered in Soweto during a brutal massacre by the white supremacist government of South Africa. That was the single deadliest day of the apartheid regime. When my family and I lived in South Africa in 2014, we quickly learned that June 16 is still a national day of mourning there. It’s called Youth Day, and it is literally a federal holiday. In Sudan, June 3, 2019 will now be that day. Earlier this month, at least 100 young civil...
Sudan's ruling military council and a coalition of opposition and protest groups reached an agreement to share power during a transition period leading to elections, setting off street celebrations by..
Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets of Sudan's capital Khartoum on Sunday. CNN reports it was the largest mass demonstration since the deadly crackdown on a pro-democracy sit-in earlier..