A Bird that Forsook His Nest: The Travels of Ibn Battuta

Abu Abdallah Ibn Battuta, a native of Tangier, Morocco, was one of the greatest travelers of pre-modern times.

A Driving Force for Change: Manal al-Sharif

Manal al-Sharif is a Saudi Arabian activist who was a key figure in the 2011 campaign to give the kingdom’s women the right to drive.