MIA: Thomas Sankara Internet Archive

 

 

THOMAS SANKARA


Thomas Isidore Noël Sankara (21 December 1949 – 15 October 1987) was a Burkinabé revolutionary and President of Burkina Faso from 1983 to 1987. A self-described Marxist and pan-Africanist, he was viewed by supporters as a charismatic and iconic figure of revolution, and is sometimes referred to as "Africa's Che Guevara".

 

WORKS

1984: Speech before the General Assembly of the United Nations