Sudan’s Democratic Revolution: How They Did It

[By Stephen Zunes, reposted April 2020 from Inside Arabia by ICNC, Nonviolence International and The Conversation] Conditions under Sudan’s oppressive autocratic regime did not fit into what Western analysts see as the right ones for a successful pro-democracy civil resistance movement and yet they have emerged victorious—at least for now. Among other things, its success points to perhaps the single most important factor: nonviolent discipline