A song satirising Saudi Arabia’s driving ban for women has become a surprise internet favourite, getting close …
The Independent
This video was posted as part of a mass protest in Saudi Arabia regarding this issue… Oh the horror! To think that women are out there driving their cars, taking kids to school, the orthodontist and going to the grocery shop? …
An image grab taken from a video uploaded by Saudi activists on YouTube on October 17, 2013 shows a fully veiled woman driving in Riyadh. A Saudi video mocking the kingdom's unique ban on female driving has gone …
In a day of courageous protest, dozens of Saudi women got behind the wheel on Saturday. This video is for them. In a day of courageous protest, dozens of Saudi women got behind the wheel on Saturday, defying authorities …
Alaa Wardi
Reggae icon Bob Marley died over three decades ago, and his music is inspiring generations. Arab American comedian Hisham Fageeh (originally from Saudi Arabia) says he was inspired by the reggae legend’s classic …
McKay is in custody and Markel-Rempel was a no-show for her Jan. 17 court appearance ... Both were on the lam after the killing in a known drug house on Glenwood Drive near Bernard Elementary School on July 6, …
Markel Rempel
Saudi women took up car keys in protest on Saturday in Riyadh, stepping behind the wheel to say they wouldn't be held down by laws that prevent women from obtaining a license. The song, produced with a media collective …
Hisham Fageeh's adapted version of Bob Marley's No Woman, No Cry, has clocked up over 4.1m YouTube views in just three days. In the oil-rich state women are not issued licenses despite no specific Saudi law banning …
NPR's Deborah Amos filed this report from Riyadh for our Newscast ... Today's protest also inspired a song: "No Woman No Drive." The liberal rewrite of the Bob Marley hit was posted to YouTube Saturday by musician …
Saudi Arabia
RIYADH—A Saudi video mocking the kingdom’s unique ban on female driving has gone viral, featuring a male performer singing “no woman, no drive,” an adaptation of Bob Marley’s famous song. Nearly 3.5 million …