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Re: Saudi Arabian Women Granted Voting Rights
« Reply #15 on: September 28, 2011, 02:13:24 am »
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Saudi Arabian Women Granted Voting Rights

 
*adds that to list of things I never thought I'd live to see*

:cf: Here's hoping nobody dies for exercising her rights. (Yeah, I know--bad odds on that hope.)
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Re: Saudi Arabian Women Granted Voting Rights
« Reply #16 on: September 28, 2011, 02:43:41 am »
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I can't shake the feeling that this is a token gesture to appease recent protests and international censure regarding women not being allowed to drive and women's rights in Saudi Arabia in general. Why wait until 2015 to enact it?

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