Driving licenses for women in Saudi Arabia: What does it mean?

As first Saudi women get driving licenses how important do you find this regarding current developments in Saudi Arabia, is it just an easy reform that makes country look good, or do you think it is something what really changes the society? Read few comments.
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Stormy Daniels vs Trump, and women vs Trump

Pornstar Stormy Daniels scandal would be probably a huge thing for any US president. It seems for Trump it is really just a minor issue, maybe except of some effect on his marriage. But there is a 15 percentage-point difference in Trump approval when we compare men and women. Of course, there are many reasons for this, but in general, how politically dangerous is it for Trump that he has a low popularity among women? Read few comments.
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Harassment and abuse: It’s a man’s world and how to change it

PM Theresa May’s government but also the whole British political scene are hit by the series of cases of sexual harassment and abuse. What should be an answer of British society, politicians to it? And BTW, how much is this a problem for the future existence of the May’s cabinet? Read few comments.
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A historic moment: Hillary Clinton to accept presidential nomination

Hillary Clinton (photo credit hillaryclinton.com) will accept the presidential nomination and no female politician before her was so close to winning the White House. How important is this moment in regard to political representation of women and maybe also more broadly how important is this moment for American society? Read few comments.

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Justice for Farkhunda. But will it happen in Afghanistan?

After the lynching of innocent woman by mob in Kabul there is a hashtag #JusticeforFarkhunda, there are protests and the Afghan government said it will have to work on measures, and this incident will bring a lot of changes. So from your point of view what changes are necessary to prevent similar violence in the future and how optimistic or pessimistic are you about implementing any changes that could make a difference? Read few comments.

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Women rights are human rights

By Valbona Zeneli, Professor of Security Studies, George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies.

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Female ambassadors to Saudi Arabia? But will it change something?

Shirin Ebadi said that the European countries should send woman ambassadors to countries like Saudi Arabia or Iran. What do you think about this idea? Would this be worth to try? Would it be helpful for women’s rights in these countries or perhaps the impact will be very limited, and why? Read few comments.

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