Monthly Archives: March 2012

One woman fights to lift the Saudi driving ban, and beyond

Megan Detrie for M magazine, The National March 13, 2012 Defying Saudi culture, Manal Al Sharif drove a vehicle last year and posted her experience online in an attempt to influence a change in women’s rights in the ultra-conservative country. Megan Detrie meets a pioneer determined to seek equality for her gender. Soft-spoken and diminutive, […]