July 4, 2012

Saudi Arabia's Small Step Toward Women's Rights

Globe and Mail, Globe and Mail

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Saudi Arabia’s 11th-hour decision to allow women to compete at this summer’s Olympic Games in London is an important step toward ending that country’s reprehensible gender apartheid. But for the change to have real meaning, the International Olympic Committee will need to keep up the pressure on the Gulf Kingdom.

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