If you've been tuning into the news lately, chances are you've encountered the devastation that's ravaged Sudan. Hundreds of peaceful protesters are being brutalized, children and women are being sexually assaulted, and the beatings and killings of civilians have been rampant. However, as the country's internet has continued to be impeded, victims have been unable to spread the word about what they're facing.
That's where New York City–based Sudanese beauty influencer Shahd Khidir comes in. She's urging everyone to spread awareness about what's been happening in her home country, and the message isn't falling on deaf ears.