Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Op-ed Piece Opposing Proposed Network of Women-Only Buses

Saudi writer Sabria Jawhar argues that the proposal, currently before the Saudi Shoura Council, to set up a network of 600 buses to transport Saudi women, is a 'band aid' approach to the problem of women's transport. She argues that the Kingdom should be working instead toward giving women the right to drive. Click below or on the headline to read her article, which appeared in the Saudi Gazette on March 10, 2010. I'll also post it in the list of news stories at right.

Band-aid approach to solve women's transport problems

Visit Sabria's blog: Sabria's Out of the Box