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Ian Dunn
850011.  Sun Sep 25, 2011 8:36 am Reply with quote

Saudi Arabia has finally given women the right to vote and stand in elections. However, the changes will only take place after the next elections on Thursday.

Source: BBC

 
Jenny
850146.  Sun Sep 25, 2011 3:37 pm Reply with quote

Good grief! Next thing you know they'll be allowing them to drive cars.

 
Alfred E Neuman
850252.  Mon Sep 26, 2011 2:28 am Reply with quote

It's a slippery slope indeed...

 
hassan el kebir
850311.  Mon Sep 26, 2011 5:20 am Reply with quote

Jenny wrote:
Good grief! Next thing you know they'll be allowing them to drive cars.


I saw a lady wearing a hijab driving in Luxor the other day. First one I've seen round here. I woder if that means we might have lady caleche drivers soon?

 
Zebra57
863607.  Fri Nov 11, 2011 3:45 am Reply with quote

One can regularly see ladies in hijabs drive around the Sparkbrook area of Birmingham.

 

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