Saudi Women Are Living the 'Handmaid's Tale'

"Just over a week after Dina Ali Lasloom, a 24-year-old Saudi Arabian, was dragged onto a plane from Manila to Riyadh with her mouth taped shut and her arms and legs bound, the United Nations voted to appoint Saudi Arabia to a four-year term on its Commission on the Status of Women. So much for the status of this Saudi woman."

Read this extraordinary piece by Mona Eltahawy on the inconceivable treatment of Saudi women in general, and Dina in particular. 

June 05, 2017 by Megan Reilly Cayten