Today, Yemeni activist Tawakkol Karman shares in the Nobel Peace Prize.
"We are in need of heroes," said Abdul-Ghani Al-Iryani, a Yemeni political analyst, in Sudarsan Raghavan’s February profile of Karman. ”She manages to do what most men cannot do in a society that is highly prejudiced against women.”

Today, Yemeni activist Tawakkol Karman shares in the Nobel Peace Prize.

"We are in need of heroes," said Abdul-Ghani Al-Iryani, a Yemeni political analyst, in Sudarsan Raghavan’s February profile of Karman. ”She manages to do what most men cannot do in a society that is highly prejudiced against women.”