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This 29-year-old female activist is facing execution in Saudi Arabia

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    From Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Danielle Rowley: the women making waves this week

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    Powerful posts and celebratory quotes from Saudi women as they drive off

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    Women can drive in Saudia Arabia, but the feminist fight isn’t over

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    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 23/5/18

    The winner of the Women’s Footballer of the Year award is announced, Saudi Arabia arrests more feminist activists, and more

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    Moya Crockett
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    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 21/5/18

    Saudi Arabia is accused of “smearing” women activists, Meghan Markle reaffirms her commitment to feminism, and more

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    Saudi Arabia running “smear campaign” against right-to-drive activists

    The driving ban placed on women will be lifted on 24 June.

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    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 18/5/18

    A book dealer explains why she prioritises work by women, Saudi Arabia arrests right-to-drive activists, and more

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    Moya Crockett
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    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 8/5/18

    More funding pledged for mothers’ mental healthcare, male #MeToo advocate accused of abuse, and more

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    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 13/4/18

    Thai women fight sexist victim-blaming, indigenous trans women find community in Colombia, and more

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    Moya Crockett
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    How Saudi Arabia is using fashion to make another big change for women

    The event excludes photographers and men.

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    Susan Devaney
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    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 12/4/18

    An ovarian cancer breakthrough, a disturbing US abortion bill, and more

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    Moya Crockett
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    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 9/4/18

    Trans women given OK to race in Boston Marathon, Northern Irish council debates abortion pills, and more

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    Black Panther will be the first film to be screened in Saudi Arabia since the Eighties

    It will break the kingdom’s 35-year ban.

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    Susan Devaney
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    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 12/1/18

    From a Pakistani newsreader's on-air protest to women entering football stadiums for the first time in Saudi Arabia.

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    Susan Devaney
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  • Life

    These are all the things women in Saudi can't do

    Women can now drive, but the fight for equality continues…

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    Saudi woman arrested for wearing miniskirt released without charge

    Khulood’s release has been seen as a win for women’s rights in Saudi Arabia

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    Can you spot the big problem with Saudi Arabia’s first girls’ council?

    Photos of the first Qassim Girls Council meeting have since gone viral on Twitter…

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Life

    This viral feminist music video is ruffling feathers in Saudi Arabia

    Have you seen Hwages by Majed al-Esa yet?

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    Moya Crockett
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    Asked to leave Saudi Arabia for being too handsome

    Omar Borkan Al Gala was asked to leave

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