A Saudi Arabian author who has drawn the ire of women's advocates for appearing to urge his large Twitter following to harass working women now says h...
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Tired of reading accounts by Western women journalists who visit Islamic countries, then write lengthy articles complaining about the "great suppression" and "discomfort" of the abaya, I am here to write in defense of the abaya.
Women in the world today have the ability to be a part of things that not even a few years ago would have been unheard of.
Months of speculations, anticipation and negotiations came to an end last Thursday, when it was finally announced that Saudi women athletes will be participating at the 2012 Olympics.
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