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Saudi Women Driving Ban

Saudi Women Struggle On The Path To Equal Rights

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.25.2013 | World

Saudi women reformers plan to flout a ban on driving Saturday. Here is a look at some of the milestones and roadblocks for women's rights in the ultra...

Clinton Backs Saudi Women Defying Driving Ban

AP | Posted 10.11.2013 | World

LONDON -- LONDON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton has supported Saudi women who this week defied their kingdom's ban on female driving. The former U.S...

Saudi Doctor Says Driving Does Not Hurt Ovaries

AP | ABDULLAH AL-SHIHRI | Posted 11.30.2013 | World

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- A Saudi doctor has gone on-air to dismiss claims made by a well-known cleric who caused a stir when he said medical studies sh...

Saudis Fined For Allowing Women To Drive

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2013 | World

DUBAI, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Saudi traffic police have fined several car owners after six women were found defying the kingdom's male-only driving rul...

WATCH LIVE: Saudi Women Initiate A New Day Of Defiance

HuffPost Live | Posted 09.23.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

A new campaign urging Saudi Arabian women to hold a day of defiance against the country's driving ban is underway. At the time of press, an online pet...

Saudi Women Take The Wheel

Sasha von Oldershausen | Posted 06.18.2012 | World

It’s a Saudi sit-in. Except these women aren’t occupying King Abdullah Street... they’re sitting in their cars. Women all over Saudi Arabia a...

Saudi Women Drivers

Jeff Danziger | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Female Senators Urge Saudi King To Let Women Drive

Huffington Post | Laura Stampler | Posted 09.25.2011 | Women

While most of Washington was stuck in the ideological gridlock of the debt ceiling debate, a bipartisan coalition of female Senators came together Tue...

Saudi 'Suffragettes' Stifled by Religion and Politics

Ida Lichter, M.D. | Posted 08.22.2011 | World
Ida Lichter, M.D.

The seemingly innocuous problem of women's right to drive presents a dilemma for the Saudi monarchy and a threat capable of rocking its theological foundations.

Clinton Asked To Support Saudi Women Driving Campaign

AP | Posted 08.20.2011 | World

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- A coalition of Saudi activists is urging the West's top women diplomats to publicly support a campaign by women in Saud...

Saudi Prince Questions Women Driving Ban

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

RIYADH, March 9 (Reuters) - A senior Saudi prince questioned the need for a ban on women driving on Wednesday and said lifting it would be a quick...