Sudan Repeals Morality Law Banning Women From Wearing Trousers, Drinking Alcohol

Women previously ran the risk of being publicly flogged for exercising their agency under the rule of former president Omar al-Bashir.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Dec 2, 2019
Sudan morality laws
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.