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Women’s Rights

  1. politics
    National Archives Apologizes for Censoring Protest Signs From Women’s MarchThe agency digitally altered protester’s signs to remove mentions of Trump and women’s anatomy in a failed effort to avoid controversy.
  2. women’s rights
    Ireland Votes Overwhelmingly to Legalize AbortionOne of the world’s most restrictive abortion bans is no more, following a landslide vote for repeal in Ireland.
  3. foreign affairs
    Don’t Be Fooled by Saudi Arabia’s Plan to Let Women DriveIt doesn’t go very far, and the main intent seems to be drumming up good press for an ambitious young Saudi prince.
  4. Women’s Rights Activist Detained in Saudi ArabiaLoujain al-Hathloul had been taken into custody in 2014 for protesting the country’s driving ban, but it’s not clear what’s behind her recent arrest.
  5. Women’s March Draws Much Larger Crowd Than Trump’s InaugurationA roundup of the worldwide rallies in defense of gender equality.
  6. line of succession
    Saudi Crown Prince Dies, Which May Be Good News for Saudi WomenNew heir expected to be “moderate” Prince Salman.
  7. international intrigue
    Thousands of Egyptian Women March Against Protest BeatingsTahrir Square was filled for a fifth straight day.
  8. saudi arabia
    Saudi Arabian Women Can Now Vote for the First Time in Modern HistoryStill no driving.