Saudi Women Take To Streets – In Cars

Women in Saudi Arabia defied religious edicts and drove in the conservative Arab country’s streets Friday. Saudi Arabia is the only country in the world that does not allow women to drive.

The protest was organized via social networking services such as Facebook and Twitter, after a Saudi Woman was arrested for defying the ban. Manal al Sharif was taken into custody on May 22nd and forced to sign a pledge not to drive again before she was released. The “Women2Drive” campaign was organized in response to al Sharif’s arrest.

Muslim clerics in Saudi Arabia say women should not be allowed to drive, or even to travel unless accompanied by an adult male, because of the possibility of becoming “westernized”. To prove their point they issued the following photographic evidence:

One comment on “Saudi Women Take To Streets – In Cars

  1. You have the best sense of humor – OMG finally a way to enjoy being raped and pillaged
    – wait the Vikings are not here……oh, its a few centuries since the ol Norsemen invasions but
    honestly, is there any difference? Change of clothes and possibly deodorant and toothpaste, but the story remains the same. Group A, Vikings, with an awkward amount of uber-testosterone continue to consume and then destroy that which they cannot consume…Hello Radiation! Welcome to my roomy FEMA coffin! No bogs for me, just a roomy FEMA body bag and FEMA coffin paid for by the generosity of chemical laden, passive, zombies in America. Black Out! Black Out! No news is good news!

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