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Drafting a New Story: Women's Rights in the Middle East

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Second Update on Manal Al Sherif Manal Al Sherif, according to first reports of her sentence, was supposed to be released today. The local media has taken an official stance on Manal’s case. While columnists in these very same schizophrenic newspapers have taken the opposite position by supporting Manal and advocating lifting the ban on women driving. In one estimate, there were over 60 columns supporting Manal on Tuesday and Wednesday. Meanwhile the official stance is that Mana … Read More

via Saudiwoman's Weblog

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